Patchwork user permissions

Alasdair G Kergon agk at
Wed Mar 30 22:56:21 EST 2011

On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 03:28:18PM +0800, Jeremy Kerr wrote:
> However (as you say in your second point), all maintainers currently have 
> permissions to edit the state of all patches. To deal with this, it would be 
> feasible to (set by a per-project flag) allow non-lead maintainers to update 
> only the patches that are delegated to them.
> I'm not totally convinced that this is necessary though; do you not trust your 
> sub-maintainers to refrain from editing patches that they shouldn't?

Rather than going down the "we don't trust you to change this state"
route, personally I'd prefer to see an option to display the state
history: who changed state from what to what and when.

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