[Buildroot] [RFC] Gerrit for BR

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Fri Oct 21 07:49:52 UTC 2011

>>>>> "Thomas" == Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com> writes:


 >> What do you think about using Gerrit
 >> (http://code.google.com/p/gerrit/) for Buildroot? Many OSS projects
 >> seem to switch to this system.

 Thomas> How does it compare to patchwork (http://patchwork.ozlabs.org/)
 Thomas> ?  Patchwork works in relation to a mailing-list, from which it
 Thomas> automatically picks up patches and related review comments, and
 Thomas> it allows maintainers to track which patches have been
 Thomas> applied/not applied.

 Thomas> How does Gerrit work in that respect?

I don't have any hands on experience (but I am following the openocd
list, so I see it used), and my initial feeling is that something like
patchwork would fit better our current way of working.

But that's just an initial feeling, let's discuss at ELC and/or here on
the list.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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