[PATCH libdrm] CONTRIBUTING: clarify how to request a Developer role

Emil Velikov emil.l.velikov at gmail.com
Thu Sep 20 12:29:45 UTC 2018

On 17 September 2018 at 11:01, Daniel Stone <daniel at fooishbar.org> wrote:
> Hi,
> On Sat, 15 Sep 2018 at 00:56, Lucas De Marchi <lucas.demarchi at intel.com> wrote:
>> -To apply for commit rights ("Developer" role in gitlab) send a mail to
>> -dri-devel at lists.freedesktop.org and please ping the maintainers if your request
>> -is stuck.
>> +To apply for commit rights ("Developer" role in gitlab), check project
>> +members who have the "owner" role at
>> +https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/mesa/drm/project_members?sort=access_level_desc.
>> +Any of them can add new developers.
> I think it still makes sense to discuss it publicly, either on the
> list or through a bug tracker. Having an audit log of who's there and
> why is pretty important. I would suggest the process be to email
> dri-devel@ and request it, then if nothing happens ping one of the
> people listed there as an owner.
Fully agreed on that - transparency is essential.
I wonder if gitlab will get some logging for project specifics -
people added/removed, changing the repo public <> private.


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