[Development] Speeding up the review process (was: PostgreSQL cross compile for Pi)

Christian Kandeler christian.kandeler at qt.io
Fri Oct 13 15:33:49 CEST 2017

On Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:13:16 +0200
Viktor Engelmann <viktor.engelmann at qt.io> wrote:

> >>  4. I don't think we need to be as paranoid towards contributions
> >> from >     our own employees as we need to be towards external
> >> contributions.  
> > Anyone with approver rights should be aware of his powers and use them
> > carefully, no matter if he is employed at The Qt Company or an
> > external contributor.  
> Sure - but let's think about this in a different context: imagine
> someone applies at your company. You invite them to a job interview and
> have one of your engineers do a technical interview with them.
> Do you afterwards go to the applicant and ask them if they thought your
> engineer was competent and fire your engineer if the applicant says "no"?

This is an incredibly arrogant stance to take. No contributor is above others because of their employer.


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