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From Shalin Shekhar Mangar <shalinman...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: 5.3 release
Date Tue, 11 Aug 2015 13:38:43 GMT
Yeah, sorry Mike. I wasn't sure of the protocol here. I'll keep that
in mind from the next time.

On Tue, Aug 11, 2015 at 3:18 AM, Michael McCandless
<lucene@mikemccandless.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 10, 2015 at 5:30 PM, Chris Hostetter
> <hossman_lucene@fucit.org> wrote:
>>
>> : I'm confused: this issue isn't a blocker?  Why are we holding up a
>> : release for non-blocker issues?
>>
>> If i understand correctly, SOLR-7838 is (part of) a "feature" and by
>> definition not a blocker -- but after being committed Shalin noticed that
>> the "syntax" of the user facing API introduced in that feature is
>> problematic and the folks involved wnat to try and fix it before release
>> because otherwise it becomes a back compat nightmare....
>>
>> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/SOLR-7838?focusedCommentId=14680361&page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:comment-tabpanel#comment-14680361
>>
>> ...not sure if marking this "feature" as a "blocker" at that point would
>> have really been a good process to follow?
>>
>> (perhaps a new "Blocker: Bug" should have been created? "Need to fix
>> permissions API syntax before 5.3 release otherwise it's a backcompat
>> nightmare" ?)
>
> OK thanks for the summary Hoss, I didn't read the comments on the
> issue to see the backstory.
>
> I do think the right thing to do in this case is to reopen the issue,
> mark it blocker at that point, and in the comment explain why a new
> feature became a release blocker ... either that or a new issue ...
>
> And thank you Shalin for reviewing a new feature before it's released :)
>
> Mike McCandless
>
> http://blog.mikemccandless.com
>
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-- 
Regards,
Shalin Shekhar Mangar.

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