[PATCH] Update Who we are Wiki
1. Highlight incompatible change
2. Define Release Maintainer Role
Signed-off-by: Liming Gao <gaoliming@...>
Cc: Laszlo Ersek <lersek@...>
Cc: Leif Lindholm <leif@...>
Cc: Michael D Kinney <michael.d.kinney@...>
Cc: Guptha Soumya K <soumya.k.guptha@...>
Who-we-are.md | 28 +++++++++++++++++++++++++---
1 file changed, 25 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
diff --git a/Who-we-are.md b/Who-we-are.md
index d9c7045..1972a4b 100644
@@ -48,14 +48,18 @@ A Contributor is anyone with interest in contributing to Tianocore.org
for code contributions to any of the EDK II Projects on
Tianocore.org such as:
-- Post patches to edk2-devel
+- Post patches to edk2-devel.
+- For the incompatible change, coordinate with the impacted platform maintainer and
+ make the agreement who will follow up to update the impacted platforms before
+ the patch set is merged. The impacted platforms include all ones in Edk2 and Edk2Platforms.
- Ask questions (edk2-discuss, edk2-rfc, edk2-devel)
- File bugs (TianoCore Bugzilla)
- Test and review patches for others as defined in the [process
- Author or correct wiki articles
@@ -113,7 +117,8 @@ The role of a maintainer is to:
1. Process review requests in FIFO order.
-2. Never let a pending request get older than a calendar week.
+2. Never let a pending request get older than a calendar week. Initial
+ feedback can be provided first if the patch set is complex or big.
3. If you are out-of-office for an extended period of time, inform the
Stewards and/or your co-maintainers about pending requests. Use
@@ -183,6 +188,23 @@ A Reviewer is anyone with interest in contributing to Tianocore.org
- Same rules apply from the Contributors.
+## Release Maintainer
+Release Maintainer is responsible to create the quarterly stable tag.
+- Collect the feature planning for each stable tag.(https://github.com/tianocore/tianocore.github.io/wiki/EDK-II-Release-Planning)
+- Schedule the release date (including soft feature freeze, hard feature freeze and release)
+- Creat the stable tag with the release notes on tag page.(https://github.com/tianocore/edk2/tags)
+- Send the announcement mail on soft feature freeze, hard feature freeze and the stable tag completement.