Re: Bug#319037: Problem in new BTS feature.
On Tue, Jul 19, 2005 at 01:43:58PM +0200, David Martínez Moreno wrote:
> Package: bugs.debian.org
> Severity: important
> Hello. In the XSF we have detected a problem with the new versioning feature.
> We have 4 merged bugs in the xserver-xorg package, namely #318218, #318231,
> #318271 and #318405. They were closed by the 6.8.2.dfsg.1-3 release, but
> users report failure in the fix, so I sent a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org:
> Subject: Reopening libvgahw.a bugs.
> From: David Martínez Moreno <email@example.com> (Debian)
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Cc: email@example.com
> found 318405 6.8.2.dfsg.1-3
> merge 319003 318218
> I did the second thing because I expected to find the merged bugs in 'open'
> status again. But every one of them is:
> * #318405: xserver-xorg sets wrong palete on switching to console.
> Package: xserver-xorg (6.8.2.dfsg.1-1, 6.8.2.dfsg.1-2, 6.8.2.dfsg.1-3;
> fixed: xorg-x11 6.8.2.dfsg.1-3);
Fixed (I believe). All operations that edit the found and fixed version
lists now try much harder to come up with a source package name, and in
general try harder to canonicalise versions when deciding whether to
remove a version from the opposite list.
Thanks for your report,
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]