I have a number of editorial comments (rewording for clarity, dual meaning of phrases, etc)-
should I post them here?
The most confusing to me (such that I originally thought it was a major internal constancy
within the document) is the units on figure 5 -
which on the surface appear to be "Lines of code" per "2.6.x kernel release" by "Added",
"Modified" and "Deleted".
The better y-axis is "Lines of code per day" for the "Rate of change" measure.
So where should I post other minor changes like -
"Averaging" vs "Summing up" in the following statement,
and philosophical/semantic/interpretation issues like -
disputing that the elapsed days between releases ("Integration Days"), should be termed "Days
of Development". (Most of the actual "development elapse time and effort" for any code
integrated in the next release is not within that window, but typically performed months