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Bug#572033: debbugs: The bug list should display the master bug when bugs are merged

tag 572033 wontfix

On Mon, 01 Mar 2010, Emilio Pozuelo Monfort wrote:
> I've merged a few bugs (275949, 382871, 429270, 435562, 443119,
> 454063, 474690, 544824, 563712 and 572009), making 572009 (the most
> recent one) the master bug.

There is no "master bug" in a set of merged bugs.

The bug which is displayed when you have repeatmerged off is always
the bug with the lowest number. [In all but unusual cases, that's the
right bug, and in those unusual cases, you should fix up the oldest
bug anyway.]

Don Armstrong

It has always been Debian's philosophy in the past to stick to what
makes sense, regardless of what crack the rest of the universe is
 -- Andrew Suffield in 20030403211305.GD29698@doc.ic.ac.uk

http://www.donarmstrong.com              http://rzlab.ucr.edu

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