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Re: More mailing from BTS?

On Wed, Jul 30, 2003 at 11:17:09PM +0400, Nikita V. Youshchenko wrote:
> Recently I have to mail a package maintainer personally because a (trivial)
> patch I submitted to fix segfault in his package was in BTS since November
> and still not applied. I got a reply in several hours. I see this fact as a
> proof that mail reminders are effective, at least sometimes and for some
> people.

But did you notice how your personal mail was much more effective than
the automated mail the BTS had sent about the bug?  People learn to
filter out automated mail :)

The bugscan lists seem much less effective now than when they started.
This might be because they're not eagerly being annotated anymore, though.

Richard Braakman

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