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Re: Closing bugs such as 210560

Hamish Moffatt <hamish@debian.org> wrote:
> No. Our users file bug reports against a package as a whole, not the
> Debian specific portion. Our users do not and should not need to know
> the split between upstream and Debian-specific.


> For the same reason we should provide information about upstream changes
> that close our bugs in the changelog, as previously discussed ad nauseum
> on this list.

No this doesn't follow at all.

> If the bugs are not fixed, they should be reopened. Whether they are
> upstream bugs or not is totally irrelevant.

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