Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Gerrit Drafts
From: Gerald Combs <[email protected]>
Date: Fri, 13 Jun 2014 11:00:36 -0700
On 6/13/14 6:35 AM, Alexis La Goutte wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 13, 2014 at 3:30 PM, Evan Huus <[email protected]> wrote:
> Hi Evan,
> 
>> I was poking around gerrit a bit and I found an alternative way of handling
>> WIP (work-in-progress) code. Apparently if you push to refs/drafts/BRANCH
>> instead of refs/for/BRANCH (or alternatively pass -D to git-review) the
>> review ends up in a special draft state that gerrit handles.
> No problem to use refs/drafts/BRANCH but for the moment draft is only
> see by author... (i think need to modify the Gerrit Configuration)
>>
>> Thoughts on using this instead of manual [WIP] tags? Openstack's wiki
>> suggests not using it because it doesn't play well with their CI (test
>> servers) but I don't know if that's an issue for us or not.
> Will no be a problem for us (it is possible to choose the branch where
> there is CI)

OpenStack added a separate "WIP" state to their Gerrit installation:
https://gerrit-review.googlesource.com/#/c/36091/ . It looks like this
was needed due to the sheer volume of reviews that they have to deal
with. I think it would be overkill in our case.