Developing Bugzilla patches is frustrating

Joel Peshkin bugreport at
Wed Nov 2 21:26:08 UTC 2005

Jochen Wiedmann wrote:

> Reasons are varying. In one case, the patch's still waiting for 
> review. In other cases review was denied, mostly for very formal reasons.
> Being a committer of several other open source projects, I know the 
> typical problems of a committer very well. In particular, I accept the 
> importance of educating the user. (Me, in that case.) However, even 
> considering this, I cannot fight the feeling that the Bugzilla 
> committers are particularly resistent.

It probably helps to get a "live" review with a reviewer on IRC when you 
do your first few patches. 

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