David Shrewsbury wrote a long-requested feature: a Work In Progress
state. Changes will now have a Work In Progress button on them that can
So the difference between WIP and Draft is one is public and the other
is not, right?
That's my understanding. I agree that the naming is quite confusing...
Renaming "Drafts" to "Private" would probably be a more accurate
Also - we have an open question - which is, if the pre-approval check
jobs fail in Jenkins, should the patch be automatically marked Work In
Progress. We're not going to do that right out of the gate, but would
love feedback on what people think.
I think that a reasonable assumption to say that if the commit didn't
pass the tests there is still work to do in there and be marked as
In an ideal world yes... But with the amount of false negatives we have
in jenkins tests, having test failures drop below the radar line might
not be the best idea (yet).