[SciPy-dev] Re: Scipy roundup anonymnous user behaves strangely

Fernando Perez fperez at colorado.edu
Mon Oct 6 11:09:18 CDT 2003


Joe Cooper wrote:
> Hi Pearu,
> 
> Most things are possible...Some are easier than others.  I'll look into 
> it.  It has been decreed (by Eric, I seem to recall) in the past that 
> anonymous reports are welcome, so we can't turn those off, but it looks 
> like it is next-to-trivial to enforce filling in certain fields.
> 
> Anyone object to forcing the user to fill in the change note every time 
> an item is changed?  Note that this will require a note when you close 
> the issue, or otherwise change status.  If everyone is already making a 
> note when changing status, then it won't even be a noticeable change 
> except for those anonymous lurkers who like to ruin your good times.

Seems like a good idea to me.  People doing 'real' work probably won't even 
notice (since they already comment what they do), and it will prevent silly 
changes like what Pearu saw by some random idiot out there.

Cheers,

f




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