Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Metrics related to patch efficiency

From: Patch rejection in Firefox: negative reviews, backouts, and issue reopening

  25 % 50 % 75 %
Time to submission (days) 0.3 1.1 12.9
(inappropriate patch) 0.4 4.6 35.7
(supplementary patch) 0.1 0.8 4.9
Time to commit (days) 1.4 6.8 30.8
(inappropriate patch) 2.8 13.0 51.9
(supplementary patch) 0.5 1.9 9.3
Time to closing (days) 3.0 10.0 39.7
(inappropriate patch) 4.8 16.4 58.7
(supplementary patch) 0.5 2.4 13.2