Re: Away for a while
>>"Michael" == Michael Alan Dorman <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Michael> Of course it could just as well mean that the maintainer forgot to
Michael> type (closes: bug#blah) in a changelog, and since the bug system has
Michael> been so damn slow to update lately, didn't remember to recheck the
Michael> list of outstanding bugs 48 hours later when he or theoretically she
Michael> could have discerned that it still open.
I had been aware that we were going to freeze in January since
the aborted freeze last november. So I presume we all knew that the
freeze was imminent.
Two weeks into the freeze, it is not unreasonable that
packages with RC bugs are given short thrift.
Michael> Is there no grace given for human fallability in this project any
Oh, stop throwing a tantrum. It is not as if the deletion is
permanent -- you have still the serttling period to get the
bloody thing back into potato.
I don't think it's worth washing hogs over. Larry Wall in
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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