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Re: Fixes (in terms of bugs)



Previously Julian Gilbey wrote:
> If you use the 'release --to master' command, you will be asked
> whether you want to close the bugs mentioned in the latest changelog
> after the new version has been uploaded.  In the meantime, for every
> bug you've fixed, just send an email to nnnn-done@bugs.debian.org with
> a subject like "Fixed in version XXX-YYY", and they will be cleared
> from the bug tracking system.

Please please please DO NOT DO THAT! You may only close a bug when the
package is installed in the archive (ie when you get a message from
dinstall that has happened). Closing bugs while the fix is still in
Incoming is *evil*.

Wichert.

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