Improving The Sponsorship Queue

Registered by Jono Bacon on 2010-10-21

The sponsorship queue, and the delay in getting items reviewed, is a significant problem in encouraging others to participate in Ubuntu development. This session is to flesh out a six-month plan of improvements to improve and reduce the time in which contributions are reviewed.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Jono Bacon
Priority:
Essential
Drafter:
Daniel Holbach
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
Daniel Holbach
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for natty
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon ubuntu-11.04
Started by
Jono Bacon on 2010-11-08
Completed by
Daniel Holbach on 2010-12-13

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Sprints

Whiteboard

Work items for natty-alpha-1:
[dholbach] set up schedule and give to Rick for review: DONE
[dholbach] improve UbuntuDevelopment/CodeReviews to explain patch-pilot: DONE
[dholbach] improve SponsorshipProcess to explain patch-pilot: DONE
[kate.stewart] review documentation: DONE
[rick-rickspencer3] flesh out communication plan for letting the Platform team know: DONE
[dholbach] blog about review process changes, mail ubuntu-devel-announce: DONE
[dholbach] talk to jml about getting sponsoring bug data: DONE
[dholbach] get feedback from Rick about sponsoring stats: DONE

Work items for natty-alpha-2:
[jonobacon] to ask IRC council for an IRC bot for making patch pilot visible on ubuntu-devel: DONE
[jonobacon] schedule discussion at the Platform Rally to review results: DONE

Work items:
[dholbach] schedule session for next UDS to revisit patch-pilot schedule (https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/community-o-review-sponsorship-process): DONE

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