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Re: Bug#193497: marked as done (svtools: svsetup uses bashism "echo -e")

On Wed, 04 Jun 2003 18:38:18 +1000, Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au> said: 

> Please read my paragraph that you quoted above.  I'm talking about
> the case where the user has filed a bug against version x.y-1.  Now
> suppose for a moment that this bug is already fixed in x.z-1.  Do
> you have any objections to the maintainer sending a message to
> xxx-done@bugs.debian.org with the explanation that the bug is
> already fixed in x.z-1?

	I see. In this case, there was no change in the package, so it
 did not belong in the Changelog; but even then the bug closing
 message has to have an adequate explanation for the bug submitter to
 be satisfied. 

	Is this related to the inadequate Changelog topic somehow?

> It must be since the comprehension level has dropped remarkably.

	They do tend to do that when reading mail at 4am.

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