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Re: spam closes Debian bugs!

* Thomas Viehmann (tv@beamnet.de) [040313 12:40]:
> Julian Mehnle wrote:
> > So, to start over, I'll just ask:  So what?  Where's the problem with
> > not being able to *control* bug reports from *everywhere*?
> If you restrict closing of bug reports:
> Who should be allowed to close bug reports? Only the maintainer? Only
> DDs? I think both of these options are essentially a non-answer.

Quite easy: Anyone who's mail address is
- in the keyring,
- maintainer of any packages or
- subscribed to any mailing list, including the whitelist
- reporter of this bug (any bug?)

Who doesn't match any of these conditions does not really need to
close bugs.

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