Desired new features to patchworks...

Jeff Kirsher jeffrey.t.kirsher at
Tue Feb 8 11:11:32 EST 2011

On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 01:34, Jeff Kirsher <jeffrey.t.kirsher at> wrote:
> Patchworks has been a great tool when keeping track of patches, but it
> lacks two very useful bits of information.
> Feature 1- Metrics: It would be great to have the number of patches in a
> particular "state" on any given page.  For instance, if I were to go to
> the patches link of a particular project, it would be nice to have in
> the header of the page the number of "new", "Under Review", etc.
> patches.  Also if I were to do a search of all patches submitted by an
> individual, the number of patches in there various states is displayed
> in the header (as well as the results of the search).
> Feature 2- Duration: Another feature that would be nice to see is the
> amount of time a patch stays in a particular state and/or the average
> duration that patches stay in a particular state.  This feature would
> help diagnosing bottlenecks in the patch review/test/commit process.
> Cheers,
> Jeff

I apologize for sending this out again, the reason being was that I
got a response from an individual off-list that gave me a URL
regarding a tool they had designed and built to generate metrics from
patchwork.  I have misplaced the email the individual sent me and I am
hoping to get that information again.


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