[Members] using GitHub for XEPs

Ralph Meijer ralphm at ik.nu
Sun May 10 18:44:29 UTC 2015


On 2015-05-08 10:21, Kevin Smith wrote:
> On 8 May 2015, at 09:19, Goffi <goffi at goffi.org> wrote:
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I don't have the time to talk seriously about this today and in the following days because of personal issues, but will it still be possible for XEP authors to contribute, or for developers to report bugs *outside* of github ?
> 
> Yes. I think Peter’s message, without containing the proposal itself and explanation Matt’s written, was slightly premature :)
> 
> But yes, github is the path of least resistance for those with github accounts. Everyone is also welcome to `git format-patch && git send-email` as they currently do.

+1 on the last bit especially. If GitHub helps the Editorial team to do
their task better, I strongly support this, especially since there will
remain alternative ways of contributing, without having to use GitHub
for whatever reason (legal, preference, mood).

-- 
ralphm


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