Re: Bug Tags
This is very neat and looks like an elegant solution to the problem
of providing more information on bugs. A few comments and questions:
On Mon, Oct 09, 2000 at 09:32:16AM +1000, Anthony Towns <email@example.com> was heard to say:
> This bug won't be fixed. Possibly because this is a
> choice between two arbitrary ways of doing things and
> the maintainer and submitter prefer different ways of
> doing things, possibly because changing the behaviour
> will cause other, worse, problems for others, or possibly
> for other reasons.
Would it be possible to add a slightly less final version of this tag?
I don't have any bugs that I'm never planning to fix, but there are some
which would be difficult to fix without major redesigns, and thus have a
lower priority on my list-of-things-to-do than simple-to-fix bugs.
Also, I'm not clear on what the stable tag is meant for. Should any bug
pertaining only to the version in "stable" be flagged with it, or only
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- Bug Tags
- From: Anthony Towns <firstname.lastname@example.org>