Re: wterm in potato
On Mon, 21 Feb 2000, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 20, 2000 at 10:25:16PM +0100, Josip Rodin wrote:
> > We have/had several similar situations where the package works just fine for
> > most people, but doesn't for some, and those some file RC bugs against the
> > package, and then the majority complains... it's a never-ending story.
> All that's needed is proper perspective about bug severity. A bug that
> affects a minority of users should not be release critical unless the
> bug causes security or data loss. [...]
IMHO, if I type "ñ" and I get "q" or nothing, this is data loss :-)
BTW: In emacs, when I type Delete and I get Backspace, there is data loss
as well, because you end up deleting the character you didn't want to delete.
If nobody finds a fix for this bug perhaps we should offer some reward.
"b12387ce0deaad0872f49e97bbec4925" (a truly random sig)