Re: RFC: upstream-link in the BTS and package descriptions
On Sun, Oct 21, 2001 at 05:11:34PM -0400, Noah Meyerhans wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 21, 2001 at 05:53:31PM +0200, Peter Mathiasson wrote:
> > I would rather like to see a link to upstream bug report system (if
> > avaliable) from the BTS. That way, hopefully, people might easier
> > report upstream bugs/wishlist items correctly.
> But you should report them using the Debian BTS. Debian is your
> "software vendor", and we are the ones who should hear about
> bugs/feature requests. If the bug report needs to be forwarded
> upstream, we have a specific tag in our BTS to indicate that.
Not that I disagree, but we also have some buggy maintainers who don't
handle these bugs appropriately.