Re: Version tracking in the BTS
Frans Pop <email@example.com> writes:
> Having those bugs classified as "patched" IMO gives the wrong impression
> to casual readers (read non-developers) as it indicates that the problem
> has already been fixed.
> I personally read "patched" as synonymous to "patch has been applied",
> which is just not true.
Something like "patch available" would sound a lot better to me than
"patched," although it's longer. That's then still true even if the patch
is bad and just hasn't been triaged yet.
Russ Allbery (firstname.lastname@example.org) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>