Re: can the bug reporter close a bug? [was:Re: Bug#81396: root shell fscked after upgrade to woody]
On Sun, Jan 07, 2001 at 01:57:11AM -0600, Gordon Sadler wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 07, 2001 at 01:14:40AM -0600, Nathan E Norman wrote:
> > I apologize for prolonging this thread - it's quite annoying.
> > However, after reading this enlightened response I wonder if it's
> > possible for a user to close the (silly) bug he or she reported after
> > he or she solves the problem. bugs.debian.org doesn't seem to
> > indicate a way for a bug to be closed other than action by the
> > maintainer.
> Actually under /usr/doc/debian the doc-debian package provides a number
> of files, including bug-main-mailcontrol.txt.
Yes, but also anyone, including the submitter, spammers, joe public
etc can email nnn-done@bugs to close a bug as well. The BTS doesn't care.
Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>