Integrated: Initial mailing list mapping rules for the jdk repository

Robin Westberg rwestberg at
Wed Aug 26 15:43:00 UTC 2020

On Tue, 25 Aug 2020 09:30:51 GMT, Robin Westberg <rwestberg at> wrote:

> Hi all,
> This is an initial version of the mailing list mapping rules that will be used after the main jdk repository
> transitions to Git and starts accepting pull requests. This is not the final location of this list (currently it is
> part of a bot configuration file, but could conceivably also reside in the jdk repository itself) - but in order to
> improve it I am going to ask for help from knowledgeable JDK contributors to refine the rules for areas that they are
> interested in. Using the Skara repository to coordinate such updates seems reasonable.  This initial version has been
> created by looking at reviews for existing commits and matching them with a review on a mailing list. That list has
> then been adjusted manually by applying the generated rules to existing commits, and checking if they actually match
> the lists that were used for reviewing them.   Finally I've also applied the rules found at
> (thanks @prrace!)  and I suspect that similar lists exists for many
> more parts of the JDK, but perhaps not written down. So this is the expert knowledge I am looking for!  When the
> initial version has been integrated, I'll send out a separate email with more details on how it can be used and
> tested.  Best regards, Robin

This pull request has now been integrated.

Changeset: 0d9698bd
Author:    Robin Westberg <rwestberg at>
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Initial mailing list mapping rules for the jdk repository

Reviewed-by: ehelin



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