New candidate JEP: 369: Migrate to GitHub

David Lloyd david.lloyd at
Fri Nov 15 18:12:33 UTC 2019

On Fri, Nov 15, 2019 at 10:12 AM Stephen Colebourne
<scolebourne at> wrote:
> On Fri, 15 Nov 2019 at 15:35, Mario Torre <neugens at> wrote:
> > And to be honest, if you (or anyone) really wanted to contribute you
> > would have done so, so "absence of contribution" because of a certain
> > tool isn't present isn't much of an argument, I say that without
> > malice and without any arrogance, of course.
> An absolutely key reason for not contributing for me is that OpenJDK
> is on hg. I won't contribute code while it remains on hg, as my
> experience of OpenJDK on hg from JSR-310 was truly dire.

I agree, there are many occasions where I decided not to bother
contributing a fix because the tooling is too onerous.  Being able to
open pull requests means I will probably offer many more
contributions, large and small.  It's very easy to imagine that this
could be true for others as well.


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