Self-Introduction: Fergus Sullivan
gerv at mozilla.org
Thu Aug 30 09:22:14 UTC 2007
Fergus Sullivan wrote:
> == How do we have dual-master sql proxies? ==
> We have our own secret sauce for this. It's in use across Yahoo and is
> central to our BCP/HA planning. It's proprietary, and not currently on
> our list to release to open source.
I think the interest expressed here was more "hey, cool" rather than "we
need this for Bugzilla". Of course, a free software release would be
> Calendar and Autocomplete - We already use these in our Bugzilla code Yahoo
> Grids - For clean layout
> == When can Yahoo start offering its patches for review ==
> It depends. We have an internal legal process to approve engagement.
> That'll take a few weeks to complete. We should be able to offer minor
> patches soon after.
> The larger patches will be tricky, as they work for us right now with
> the rest of our code base. Remember our code is based on 2.22 and
> chunks of it are modified. That said, our Search.pm is a thing of
Code thrown over the wall is still better than no code at all. Perhaps
you might consider posting a giant diff of your code compared to 2.22,
as well as pursuing a parallel strategy of submitting small, clean
patches against the trunk?
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