Re: Architecture usertags
Wouter Verhelst wrote:
> I thought I'd sent out this mail, but apparently I did that when I had
> just reinstalled my laptop and the mailsetup wasn't working yet. Sorry
> about that.
> Now almost a month ago, I asked Don Armstrong to create architecture
> tags in the BTS. I've always felt that such a thing would be useful,
> because often porters are unaware of architecture-specific bugs, simply
> because there's no way in the BTS to actually search for them. Having
> such an ability could make porters of a particular architecture aware of
> the issues that affect their architecture, and (where necessary) able to
> help out.
Note that porters can find many issues just by looking at the buildd.d.o
 pages even for issues not (yet) known in the BTS for which they
could file bugs.