Re: New candidate JEP: 369: Migrate to GitHub – contributors should not be required to have a GitHub account
joe.darcy at oracle.com
Fri Nov 15 21:20:18 UTC 2019
On 11/15/2019 10:08 AM, František Kučera wrote:
> Dne 12. 11. 19 v 17:00 mark.reinhold at oracle.com napsal(a):
>> - Mark
> I see that there is:
> - Ensure that workflows structurally similar to the existing e-mail and
> webrev based workflows are supported.
> - Do not require developers to install OpenJDK specific tools in order
> to contribute.
> - For contributors not wishing to create an account on GitHub, we would
> continue to accept patches sent to the OpenJDK mailing lists.
> Could you please make it explicit (in the Goals section), that
> contributors will not be required to have a GitHub account? (and that
> users without such account will not be discriminated)
In the "Workflow" section the JEP explicitly states:
"However, creating a PR requires an account on GitHub. For contributors
not wishing to create an account on GitHub, we would continue to accept
patches sent to the OpenJDK mailing lists. Such patches would, however,
require a contributor with a GitHub account to create a PR, similar to
how many contributors today help newcomers to create and upload webrevs
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