Re: Release-critical Bugreport for October 22, 2004
On Tue, Oct 26, 2004 at 11:20:39PM +0200, Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 26, 2004 at 09:51:45AM -0700, Joe Buck wrote:
> > For people who care about getting sarge out, it's not useful to put out
> > a report listing 726 bugs, only 150 of which matter, in a form that
> > makes it rather difficult to cleanly extract only the 150 that matter.
> > How about putting out a regular version, every week or so until release,
> > listing only the sarge-affecting bugs? It will be about 1/5 the size
> > of the message I am replying to.
> Notice also that some bugs which only relate to experimental (i.e. tag =
> 'experimental') are counted in those 150. So the correct bug count could be
> a little bit lower.
> FWIW I agree with you that the mail could be (in release time) trimmed down
> to only bugs affecting the release.
I'll try to look into this, although I can't promise exactly when I'll
get the time.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]