Re: The useless "sid" tag
On Sun, Apr 04, 2004 at 12:59:29PM -0500, Steve Langasek wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 04, 2004 at 06:40:56PM +0200, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> > Am I the only one under the impression that the "sid" tag is completely
> > useless?
> > Unless the testing scripts start to add to all bugs in a packages
> > tagged "sid" also a tag "sarge" when a version of this package enters
> > testing I don't see much value in the "sid" tag.
> Most bugs I've seen tagged "sid" are RC bugs, which means they're
> usually fixed before the package propagates to sarge.
Currently, there are 1293 open bugs tagged sid but not tagged sarge.
They include 72 RC bugs, which are 5,57% of all such bugs.
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