[rfc-i] [Ietf-and-github] RFC Editor & Github

Phillip Hallam-Baker phill at hallambaker.com
Mon Feb 25 12:43:16 PST 2019


On Mon, Feb 25, 2019 at 12:02 PM Eric Rescorla <ekr at rtfm.com> wrote:

>
>
> On Mon, Feb 25, 2019 at 7:18 AM Phillip Hallam-Baker <
> phill at hallambaker.com> wrote:
>
>> What worries me about the Github workflow is that it is really really
>> easy to respond to an email. Learning how to use a tool that was not well
>> thought out in the first place for a purpose it was not intended to serve
>> is not easy.
>>
>
> Note that you can actually respond to Github comments in email.
>
> -Ekr
>

Which I did and the response was 'make a pluto requerst' or something.

The problem was a bit more than that. The conversation ended up fragmented
across the two systems. So what was supposed to help the process meant that
the discussion and the process went out of sync.
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