[Numpy-discussion] commit rights for Nathaniel

Charles R Harris charlesr.harris@gmail....
Tue Jun 5 14:35:16 CDT 2012


On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 1:14 PM, Nathaniel Smith <njs@pobox.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 6:52 PM, Charles R Harris
> <charlesr.harris@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >
> > On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 10:25 AM, Nathaniel Smith <njs@pobox.com> wrote:
> >>
> >> On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 4:19 PM, Charles R Harris
> >> <charlesr.harris@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > On Sun, Jun 3, 2012 at 12:04 PM, Ralf Gommers
> >> > <ralf.gommers@googlemail.com>
> >> > wrote:
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> On Sun, Jun 3, 2012 at 6:43 PM, Charles R Harris
> >> >> <charlesr.harris@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> >>>
> >> >>> Hi All,
> >> >>>
> >> >>> Numpy is approaching a time of transition. Ralf will be
> concentrating
> >> >>> his
> >> >>> efforts on Scipy
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> I'll write a separate post on that asap.
> >> >>
> >> >>>
> >> >>> and I will be cutting back on my work on Numpy.
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> I sincerely hope you don't cut back on your work too much Charles.
> You
> >> >> have done an excellent job as "chief maintainer" over the last years.
> >> >>
> >> >>> The 1.7 release looks to be delayed and I suspect that the Continuum
> >> >>> Analytics folks will become increasingly dedicated to the big data
> >> >>> push. We
> >> >>> need new people to carry things forward and I think Nathaniel can
> pick
> >> >>> up
> >> >>> part of the load.
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> Assuming he wants them, I am definitely +1 on giving Nathaniel commit
> >> >> rights. His recent patches and debugging of issues were of high
> quality
> >> >> and
> >> >> very helpful.
> >> >>
> >> >
> >> > OK, I went ahead and added him whether he wants it or not ;)
> >>
> >> Hah. Thanks!
> >>
> >> Is there a "committers guide" anywhere? By default I would assume that
> >> the rules are pretty much -- continue sending pull requests for my own
> >> changes (unless a trivial typo fix in a comment or something), go
> >> ahead and merge anyone else's pull request where things seem okay and
> >> my best judgement is we have consensus, fix things if my judgement was
> >> wrong? But I don't want to step on any toes...
> >>
> >
> > You can commit your own stuff also if someone signs off on it or it seems
> > uncontroversial and has sat there for a while. It's mostly a judgement
> call.
>
> Speaking of which, this pull request has been sitting for a bit,
> waiting for your input :-)
>  https://github.com/numpy/numpy/pull/280
>

Mark and Travis made most of the comments so I figured it was up to them to
sign off. If you think it is ready, go ahead and commit it, it's one of the
reasons I gave you the premissions.

Chuck
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