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Re: A page on confluence for who are committers etc


+1

On Tue, Sep 11, 2018 at 1:32 PM James Dailey <jamespdailey@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi Sendoro -
>
> In principle, this is great - it would make the project more accessible.
> When someone responds on list you'd have a sense of who they are and what
> they are expert in, and if you have a key question you could @keyPerson to
> bring it to their attention.
>
> However, I am worried about the overhead.  We already have, in this vein:
> 1)
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=74690173
>
> which is quickly out of date, although we could do a review more often.
>
> 2) PMC Report -
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/FINERACT/2018-07+July+Report
> which is a quarterly report.
>
> 3) Open Issues for both Fineract and Fineract-CN projects (currently at
> 378?? ) and in that list who is reporter and who is assignee.
>
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/issues/?filter=-5&jql=project%20%3D%20FINERACT%20AND%20resolution%20%3D%20Unresolved%20order%20by%20priority%20DESC%2Cupdated%20DESC
>
>
> 4) Inside Apache I believe that there are some analytic tools that can be
> used - perhaps they could be dynamically linked into one of the wiki pages
> (include<?>) ...which could help see who is submitting Pull Requests and
> who is active on this list?  Don't know if that would be useful but could
> try.
>
> 5) Outside of the Apache infrastructure there are tracking tools we could
> potentially link to that would generate automatic reports on Contributors
> and code changes.  Prominent among them is
> https://www.openhub.net/p/fineract  (historical aside, Mifos was a beta
> participant in ohloh open source project stats, which was acquired by
> openhub, so there is some history to using this, and it gives us favorable
> analysis compared to other Apache projects)
>
> So, I think we should consider what is already there and figure out if some
> sort of enhanced directory would be useful?  I would imagine something that
> links automatically to the jira tickets and other resources.  i.e.  so in
> one place you have the Committer name and a link to their PRs and a quick
> profile perhaps pulled from linked in or otherwise to keep it fresh.  We
> should explore what other projects do.
>
> *Any Apache experts on list to comment?  *
>
> Thanks,
> James
>
> On Tue, Sep 11, 2018 at 10:08 AM Sendoro Juma <sendoro@singo.africa>
> wrote:
>
> > Hello Devs,
> >
> > Yes, we  do announcement on who has become a committer etc. and we  send
> > congratulates emails and after that all stay and left in mailing list in
> > form of emails.
> >
> > However, how can a new members know the committers and their roles easily
> > by visiting Fineract Page?
> >
> > I think a page in Fineract can help...
> >
> > Will love also if roles can be indicated e.g. We have committers who are
> > known to be great in Quality Assurance etc.
> >
> > So it can look like below. Sorry with no number as can be considered as
> > hierarchy
> >
> > Developers
> >
> > Xxx
> >
> > Xxx
> >
> > Xxx
> >
> > Quality Assurance
> >
> > xxx
> >
> > xxx
> >
> > Xxx
> >
> > Release Management
> >
> > xxxx
> >
> > xxxx
> >
> > Documentation
> >
> > xxx
> >
> > xxx
> >
> > xxx
> >
> >
> > Also... You can as well list module wise.... Etc
> >
> > What is your view?
> >
> > I recall saw one community with this... I forgotten it.
> >
> > WBR
> >
> > Sendoro
> >
>