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Re: [CSSWG] New issue labels in GitHub

From: Brad Czerniak <ao5357@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:40:31 -0500
Message-ID: <CAHrg5tF_HhV_c6SUvhpH962c2TPkQe2ebH_NiyFg70+S0tpjrA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Amelia Bellamy-Royds <amelia.bellamy.royds@gmail.com>
Cc: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>, www-style@w3.org, Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>
There is also ISSUE_TEMPLATE and PULL_REQUEST_TEMPLATE available:
https://help.github.com/articles/creating-a-pull-request-template-for-
your-repository/

On Feb 15, 2018 12:32 PM, "Amelia Bellamy-Royds" <
amelia.bellamy.royds@gmail.com> wrote:

The logical place for those points would be the Contributing file


GitHub makes links to this file visible at various stages in the process.
See also:

https://help.github.com/articles/setting-guidelines-for-
repository-contributors/

On 15 February 2018 at 00:42, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net> wrote:

>
>
> > On Feb 15, 2018, at 9:30, Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com> wrote:
> >
> > Hey all,
> >
> > I went to create some new labels, and found that GitHub itself is
> promoting “Good First Issue” and “Help Wanted”. So that’s what I added to
> our repo:
> >
> > Good First Issue: An uncomplicated change a new person should be able to
> make.
> >
> > Help Wanted: Edits needed for a document without a current editor, pull
> requests welcome.
>
> Hi,
>
> These look good to me.
>
> However, we also need a bit of (visible) documentation telling people how
> this works,
> and in particular how that relates to resolution.
>
> Something like this (with a bit of extra context to make sense to
> newcomers):
>
> * If there's been a resolution, the Pull Request needs to be based on what
> it says.
>   If the spec has an editor, they should follow up and review/merge it.
>   If the spec does not have an editor, then [... insert what we expect
> people to do ...]
>
> * If there hasn't been a resolution, the Pull Request may be merged as is
>   if what it does it trivial and/or the spec is early stage,
>   but quite possibly it will need to be discussed by the WG before being
> approved.
>   Using the Agenda+ label is a good way to bringing a proposed changed to
> the attention
>   of the WG.
>
> —Florian
>
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