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Sep 17 2020

mwhitehe closed T112: Removal of master/slave terminology in the code, a subtask of T106: Prefer inclusive language, as Resolved.
Sep 17 2020, 12:47 PM · Laura
mwhitehe closed T112: Removal of master/slave terminology in the code as Resolved.
Sep 17 2020, 12:47 PM · Laura

Sep 16 2020

mwhitehe added a comment to T112: Removal of master/slave terminology in the code.

Have switched to coordinator/task as seen in review D35

Sep 16 2020, 10:23 AM · Laura

Sep 9 2020

mwhitehe added a comment to T112: Removal of master/slave terminology in the code.

I suppose at least 'worker' should imply someone being paid for their services. Maybe 'fitter' could also be an option in this case.

Sep 9 2020, 1:56 PM · Laura
mwhitehe added a comment to T112: Removal of master/slave terminology in the code.

There are a few choices of replacements in the literature, some of which are listed here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Master/slave_(technology):

Sep 9 2020, 12:56 PM · Laura
mwhitehe added a comment to T112: Removal of master/slave terminology in the code.

List of files containing slave and/or master:

Sep 9 2020, 10:52 AM · Laura
mwhitehe triaged T117: The inclusive language policy should be described in the CONTRIBUTING document as Normal priority.
Sep 9 2020, 10:48 AM · Laura
mwhitehe triaged T116: Change the primary git branch name from "master" to "main" as Normal priority.
Sep 9 2020, 10:47 AM · Laura
mwhitehe triaged T115: Move towards gender neutral language as Normal priority.
Sep 9 2020, 10:44 AM · Laura
mwhitehe triaged T112: Removal of master/slave terminology in the code as High priority.
Sep 9 2020, 10:40 AM · Laura
mwhitehe claimed T106: Prefer inclusive language.
Sep 9 2020, 9:53 AM · Laura

Sep 3 2020

mwhitehe added a comment to rLAURA79017c77f404: Take average mistag directly from the provided user histogram.

Thanks Tom - good points. Should be corrected here: https://phab.hepforge.org/rLAURA696d6d44a70e07067480cf548d4dc439a2dac499

Sep 3 2020, 5:24 PM