Gating the Ubuntu Archive

Registered by Steve Langasek on 2015-07-13

As the teams delivering code into the Ubuntu archive for products have grown, tolerance for defects on trunk has reduced. There is a need to reduce the number of defects making it into the Ubuntu trunk for core packages, to keep development velocity up.

Blueprint information

Status:
Not started
Approver:
Steve Langasek
Priority:
Undefined
Drafter:
Steve Langasek
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Adam Conrad
Definition:
Drafting
Series goal:
Accepted for wily
Implementation:
Unknown
Milestone target:
None

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Work Items

Work items:
[vorlon] discuss with all product owners (community products; Ubuntu server team) about opting in to this process: TODO
[adconrad] auto-open bugs for opted-in products upon upload to -proposed: TODO
refer these bugs into the landing team process: TODO
[adconrad] time box the feedback loop so that a core-dev upload isn’t blocked indefinitely waiting for feedback that doesn’t come: TODO
[adconrad] support for tagging the uploads as more risky, to let the product teams know they may wish to apply a higher standard of testing: TODO

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