[Rspec-devel] process for introducing bigger changes
aslak.hellesoy at gmail.com
Fri Jul 21 19:59:43 EDT 2006
On 7/21/06, David Chelimsky <dchelimsky at gmail.com> wrote:
> Fellow rspecers,
> It has occured to me that a few things have made it into rspec of late
> that have not really gone through any sort of approval process. I
> realize that rspec is not yet 1.0, but I've been using it w/ clients
> and in my own personal pet projects for a while. To that end, I want
> it to be a bit more stable than it's been.
> On the other hand, rspec is very early in its evolution, and we want
> to encourage new ideas and experimentation.
> To balance the desire for stabilty and vitality (allowing for
> volitility), I'd like to propose that we get a bit more vigilant about
> putting big changes into branches (not in the trunk) and getting more
> feedback from usage before introducing them to the trunk. That should
> keep releases more stable, but still provide an easy path for
agree. anything big needs to be discussed first. big things are likely
to be put on a branch.
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