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RE: [PATCH 0/5] improve trace gap handling
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Pedro Alves [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2016 5:11 PM
> To: Yao Qi <firstname.lastname@example.org>; Metzger, Markus T
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/5] improve trace gap handling
> On 10/27/2016 04:03 PM, Yao Qi wrote:
> > On Thu, Oct 27, 2016 at 1:39 PM, Metzger, Markus T
> > <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >> Don't we want patches to be peer reviewed in general? Or are you
> >> saying that I can and should make changes to record-btrace without
> >> review?
> > No, I am not saying that... :-) Peer review is always welcome. As we
> > said in MAINTAINERS:
> > "All maintainers are encouraged to post major patches to the gdb-patches
> > mailing list for comments, even if they have the authority to commit the
> > patch without review from another maintainer."
> > You, as a "responsible maintainer" for btrace, can/should review all
> > patches in the area of btrace, including patches written by yourself.
> > I think all these rules are of a purpose of having a healthy code base
> > with an efficient way. It helps nothing to block patches for three
> > months due to lack of peer review.
> > You must post your patches for review, and you have the authority
> > to approve the btrace bits. You can leave your patches for a period
> > of time, one week for example, in mail list to collect comments and
> > objections.
> I definitely agree. It's because we trust you and think you're
> competent that we made you btrace maintainer. :-)
> FWIW, I've quickly skimmed the patches now looking for something
> that I might even have input on, and I found nothing. Regarding
> style and following GDB practices, I think your patches are
> consistently perfect.
OK, thanks. Then I'm going to self-approve this patch series. Thanks,
Pedro, for skimming over it. I have another small fix I'm going to post
for a week or two - it's almost obvious.
The other patch series I have posted some time ago contains changes
to infrun, record (full), and the MI test suite. It generally impacts the
behavior of MI. I'm going to ping this one again.
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