Re: Thoughts on Debian quality, including automated testing
Russ Allbery <email@example.com> wrote:
> Frank Küster <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> It would be good if there was a way to find out "problematic" packages,
>> by extracting information about
>> - how many bugs does a package have
>> - how many of them don't have a single response
>> - how many have not been dealt with for n months (or days/weeks for RC
>> - how many packages depend on the package
>> and try to create some rating or ordering. One could then not only
>> identify packages that could use some work, but also for which of them
>> it's most useful.
> Was posted to debian-devel a few days ago. :)
That's a nice starter; the number of depending and build-depending
package would be a nice extension.
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