Re: bug report dispute resolution request
Branden Robinson writes ("bug report dispute resolution request"):
> Had Herbert bothered to pay any attention at all, [...]
> [If Herbert were to downgrade] this bug report to a wishlist item (which,
> given his attitude, [it] would indicate that he has no intention of ever
> addressing it),
> Given past experience in this Project, [Herbert's] opinion has
> frequently been shown to be anything but sensible. [He has done]
> user-unfriendly and gratuitous [things].
> Please direct further replies to the Technical Committee; I am not
> interested in hearing further self-serving justifications from you,
Don't you think is a rather unhelpful attitude ? I'm not convinced
that you're really demonstrating here a willingness to engage with
Herbert to find a solution. It's a shame that, for example, your
conversation with Herbert had to get CC'd to the Technical Committee
so soon - clearly you hadn't yet finished even quoting standards at
I think it would be much more helpful if we all tried to be
constructive - after all, we are engaged in a joint project, not a
war. I think Herbert has been showing a willingness to engage and a
constructive attitude, in at least the mails I see here so far. (I
haven't gone and read the bug log yet).
If you have a complaint about another developer's personal behaviour,
then you should take it up with the project management.