[development] RTBC - how does it work?

andrew morton drewish at katherinehouse.com
Tue Jul 3 23:05:31 UTC 2007

On 7/3/07, John Wilkins <drupal.user at albin.net> wrote:
> Let me repeat myself: if new contributers perceive that their RTBC
> contributions are ignored, they will stop contributing.  Which means
> this is a problem for the whole developer community, not just for new
> contributers.  And, thus a solution is essential.

I agree with John completely. It's a simple change that will give new
code developers a better understanding of where their contribution
actually is on the road to a commit. We all know the agony of having
one of your patches get RTBC... and then just sit there... and sit
there... "Ready to be committed" gives an expectation that something
will happen. "Ready for committer review" provides a more realistic


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