Re: RC bug tracking (was handling open security problems in woody with the BTS (here: thekernel)[was: Re: Bug#176178 acknowledged by developer (do not reopen)])
On Mon, Apr 07, 2003 at 03:13:01PM -0500, Drew Scott Daniels wrote:
> Common sense tells me that an RC bug should stay open until it is fixed in
> all Debian distributions that it affects, although I notice this is not
> always done. Because of bugs like this one and a few others I think it
> might be a good idea to have policy updated to address this issue. Perhaps
> we should wait for Colin Watson's version tracking features for the BTS
<ahem> Or whoever gets around to doing it first ...
> I think the tags potato, woody, sarge and sid should all be extended, but
> Colin Watson thinks they should die .
To clarify, I think they should die after version tracking works.
(God, I can't decide whether all these threads make me want to give up
in despair or implement something broken now just so they stop. :P I
have three weeks of holiday coming up ...)
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]