Bug#273890: Higher priority for this bug
severity 273890 grave
> Ehm? rising severity to grave only for ATTENTION??? Yeah,
> attention for pet bugs is the reason why the grave severity
I fear you misunderstood my mail.
Getting attention for this bug was only a secondary objective of rising the
priority. The first was that, imho, the severity "grave" is the correct one
for this kind of bug:
makes the package in question unusable or mostly so, or causes data loss,
or introduces a security hole allowing access to the accounts
of users who use the package.
KFloppy _is_ unusable for many people. (read: those people who have udev on
> > If you don't agree with this, lower it again.
> Apparently you don't know how to set severities, so
> I don't have to worry about it.
Until now I never had to change the priority (or anything else) of a
bugreport, i saw how Marco D'Itri did it and missed that he also sent his
mail cc to email@example.com. Hopefully this mail will finally rise the
> If you want to get it fixed, instead of playing stupid games
> with bts, please report it to the kde bug tracking system,
> since it's obviously an upstream issue, and not a packaging issue...
You're right, this is also an upstream-issue. Anyway the kfloppy-package is in
no condition to be released with sarge. In such a case it's imho better to
file a bugreport than just ignoring it.
I'm sorry for any trouble I caused and am willing to help to get this bug
fixed asap, although i cannot do this by coding a fix myself, since my
abilities are just too limited.