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Re: Protocol for reopening bugs

Sam Hartman <hartmans@MIT.EDU> writes:
>>>>>> "DZM" == David Z Maze <dmaze@MIT.EDU> writes:
 DZM> I submitted a bug.  The developer closed it, IMO in error.
 DZM> So I'd like to reopen the bug.  Should I:
SH> The text indicating the bug was closed should have told you to contact
SH> the maintainer if it was closed in error.  You should do so; if the
SH> maintainer agrees then they should send mail to
SH> control@bugs.debian.org with a reopen.

Aah, I see now.  There was confusion because the developer Cc'd me
directly, and I ignored the message from the bug server as a
duplicate.  Thanks.

David Maze             dmaze@mit.edu          http://www.mit.edu/~dmaze/
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