Re: When not to close a bug in a changelog...
On Tue, 2002-10-15 at 12:10, Colin Watson wrote:
> As far as I know it's because bugs get archived after 28 days of
> inactivity and can't be reopened (they used to be deleted), so the
> maintainer should be involved in closing them.
Ok, a technical issue. That makes sense.
> I suspect removing existing tags is bad without rewriting the bug
> database, and the ability to reopen archived bugs and have them
> unarchived *must* be implemented first. I'm working on the latter, but
> several separate things need to be changed.
Ok, I agree. Thanks for explaining this.