Re: RFC: Github PR bot questions

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On Thu, Jun 17, 2021 at 09:30:02AM +0200, Greg KH wrote:
> What ever repo you put this on, it's going to take constant maintenance
> to keep it up to date and prune out the PRs that are going to accumulate
> there, as well as deal with the obvious spam and abuse issues that
> popular trees always accumulate.
> Linus has already said to not do it on his "tree", and I offer a full
> "all branches" kernel mirror on github as well, but I don't want to be
> responsible for this type of mess.
> So perhaps you get a new "mirror" account somehow and put it
> there?  But again, someone will be responsible for keeping it alive and
> clean, a thankless task that will take constant work.

Well, part of the goal at the LF is to make maintainers' lives easier, so if
we can dedicate part of someone's LF-paid time to make the lives of 100
maintainers better, then it's a worthwhile investment. :)


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