[Python-Dev] Encouraging developers

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Wed Mar 7 21:26:45 CET 2007

""Martin v. Löwis"" <martin at v.loewis.de> wrote in message 
news:45EE8F8E.3070409 at v.loewis.de...
>You may ask yourself why this specific patch was unreviewed for
>so long. My own explanation is that it is a highly complicated
>algorithm (as any kind of cryptographical algorithm), so nobody
>felt qualified to review it. I'm pretty sure it was *looked at*
>often (contrary to your remark in [1]), but none of the people
>reading it were qualified to comment.

I have looked at nunerous patches without commenting because I could not or 
did not do a full review.  You and Neal have convinced me that I have been 
too shy and that even little comments like 'the doc revision looks good' 
might help.


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