[development] Drupal 4.7.0 beta2 / rc?
vernon-drupal at mauery.com
Wed Dec 14 16:18:55 UTC 2005
Piotr Krukowiecki wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 14, 2005 at 11:36:58AM +0100, Dries Buytaert wrote:
>> 1. When do we release a second beta (or a release candidate)?
>>Given the number of critical/annoying bugs we fixed since beta 1 has
>>been released, I think a second beta might be in order. The sooner,
> Yes. Even now.
>> 2. The number of bugs that need fixing grows steadily: http://
>>projects=3060&versions=9728&states=1,8,13,14,2. How do we encourage
>>more people to help fix bugs? How do we help people fix bugs?
> chx should pay not for finding bugs, but for providing patches that are
> accepted, imo.
> The ideal solution would be, imo:
> - if you reported a bug and core developer provided a fix - you get a
> - if you reported a bug, but someone else provided a patch - you get
> nothing (or 0.5 point, or something). points go to the person who
> provided the fix.
I think it is important for both finders and fixers to get rewarded. Not
everyone can code. But it is very important to have a wide user base to test
the code and the reward for finding bugs encourages a wider base.
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