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Re: The new installer

On Wed, Feb 27, 2002 at 04:31:33PM +0100, Simon Richter wrote:
> On Tue, 26 Feb 2002, Clint Adams wrote:
> > So you want bugs to be closed only when the package is available on all
> > architectures?
> We could introduce an "Architecture" BTS bseudo-header and close the bug
> when a fixed package for the submitter's architecture is available
> <duck&run>.
> But indeed it would be a very cool feature if you could ask the BTS to
> notify you when a fixed package for *your* architecture is available.
> After all, most of my uploads are source/m68k, while most bug submitters
> are interested in i386.

Or more sensible do away with the inaccurate notion of "open" and
"closed" entirely, and instead have "bug-fixed-by 1.2.3" or
similar. The bug is "closed" when you have a version installed on your
system that it has been fixed for. (Part of an idea aj and doogie once
sketched out, goodness knows if it will ever be implemented).

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 : :' :  http://www.debian.org/ | Dept. of Computing,
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