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    SubjectRe: How to improve the quality of the kernel?
    On Mon, Jun 18, 2007 at 06:55:47AM +0300, Al Boldi wrote:
    > Michal Piotrowski wrote:
    > > On 18/06/07, Al Boldi <a1426z@gawab.com> wrote:
    > > > Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz wrote:
    > > > > On Sunday 17 June 2007, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > > > > > We of course do want to minimise the amount of overhead for each
    > > > > > developer. I'm a strong believer in specialisation: rather than
    > > > > > requiring that *every* developer/maintainer integrate new steps in
    > > > > > their processes it would be better to allow them to proceed in a
    > > > > > close-to-usual fashion and to provide for a specialist person (or
    > > > > > team) to do the sorts of things which you're thinking about.
    > > > >
    > > > > Makes sense... however we need to educate each and every developer
    > > > > about importance of the code review and proper recognition of
    > > > > reviewers.
    > > >
    > > > That's as easy to manage as is currently done with rc-regressions.
    > >
    > > Are you a volunteer?
    >
    > Probably not, as this task requires a real PRO!
    >...

    That's wrong.

    We are talking about _tracking_.

    I'm not sure whether it makes much sense, and it would cost an enormous
    amount of time, but tracking patches should be possible without any
    knowledge of the kernel.

    > Thanks!
    > Al

    cu
    Adrian

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