Re: Release-critical Bugreport for February 22, 1999
Joseph Carter wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 22, 1999 at 10:18:35AM +0100, Martin Schulze wrote:
> > > Package: imap (main)
> > > Maintainer: Jaldhar H. Vyas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > > 33378 imap: Why ~/mail?
> > What's about this one? The title of the bug doesn't look like it is
> > a release critical bug.
> It's a change in behavior that breaks old configuration and may not be
> compatible with some less configurable clients (windoze)... It's
> important if it's going to be fixed at all. If it's not going to be
> fixed then it should be closed because if we release an imap with changed
> behavior it won't matter anymore.
Do you have time to investigate this now?
> > > Package: wget (main)
> > > Maintainer: Nicolás Lichtmaier <email@example.com>
> > > 33624 [const@CE.CCTPU.EDU.RU: wget-1.5.3, chmod+symlinks]
> > Since Nick has *a lot* of open and old bugs I assume that he isn't
> > around. I have placed a fixed package in ~joey on master as well as
> > in ftp://ftp.infodrom.north.de/pub/people/joey/debian/non-maintainer/
> > If I don't receive objections I'll move it into Incoming tonight.
> I think that might be a good idea, he was one of those we've been trying
> to reach. Around or not, I think a NMU of a release critical bug at this
> point is not unwarranted.
Ack. That's why I did it and also give some time to object until
I move the files.
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