[meego-releases] Handling of Release / Update Blocker requests in MeeGo Bugzilla
aklapper at openismus.com
Mon Jun 6 04:54:28 PDT 2011
I was wondering who actually makes the decisions on tickets in
bugs.meego.com with "MeeGo_Release_Blocker requested" and
"MeeGo_Update_Release_Blocker requested" flags.
Rolla N Selbak states in  that
"Release Engineering gathers feedback from Program Management and
Development teams as to which bugs should be accepted or rejected."
"Release Engineering sets bugs to 'accepted' or 'rejected', depending on
the feedback given."
This raises the following questions:
* How is the feedback from PM and dev teams gathered? Does this
happen in the corresponding bug reports by adding comments? If
it is handled differently, how can I follow these discussions?
* I think I have seen people deciding on release blocker requests
that are not listed on the wikipage. Does the list need an
* Assuming that the group of people indeed has been extended in
the meantime: What is the process for adding more/new people to
Release Management, where is it discussed, and where is that
process documented? Maybe I just did not find the corresponding
* The differentiation between Release Management and the Change
Control Board (CCB) is not very clear to me. Could somebody
elaborate? Also how would I contact the CCB folks?
Thanks in advance for explaining,
Andre Klapper (maemo.org bugmaster)
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