Re: Accepted kaffe 1:1.1.1-1 (i386 source)
Glenn Maynard dijo [Fri, Aug 29, 2003 at 04:03:16PM -0400]:
> If I report "segmentation fault in ls", I--as a user of ls, not a
> developer--couldn't care less about why it was segfaulting or how the
> bug was fixed; I only care that it's been fixed. If a developer wants
> to spend their limited time researching how the bug was fixed and
> summarizing it in a changelog, great, but it's certainly not something I'd
> expect everyone to do.
> (As a user, I'd certainly be rather annoyed at receiving duplicate close
> reports because someone reopened the bug for frivelous reasons, however.
> I get enough junk mail already.)
Ok, you could not care much about why was it broken and how was it fixed
- but then again, we have a lot of different users somehow different
from you, and I don't think you would be bothered by receiving this
extra information. Some users might find it even useful. Some fellow
developers might be interested in knowing how did you do it.
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