Trunk In Soft Freeze

David Miller justdave at
Wed Nov 1 21:05:06 UTC 2006

Kristis Makris wrote on 11/1/06 3:35 PM:

> If I could ask, how do you "freeze" the CVS tree in Bugzilla ? Is there
> something you do to the CVS repository ? Do you somehow limit commit
> privileges to a few people ?

For the "soft freeze" it's mostly a social thing, where people are
ridiculed in public if they commit when they're not supposed to. ;)

For the hard freezes, we do lock down the branches using despot ( - see also for the access lists)

Dave Miller                         
System Administrator, Mozilla Corporation
Project Leader, Bugzilla Bug Tracking System

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