Patchwork user permissions

Mauro Carvalho Chehab mchehab at
Thu Mar 31 01:21:33 EST 2011

Em 30-03-2011 08:56, Alasdair G Kergon escreveu:
> 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.

As I said, it is not a matter of trust/not trust, but when there are lots of sub-maintainers,
it is better to have some coordination. Yet, the idea of having a state change history
sounds very nice to me.
> Alasdair
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