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Re: Debian Bug Tracking System

On Sat, Jul 08, 2006 at 01:02:44AM +0530, Ritesh Raj Sarraf wrote:
> Hi,
> Not trying to start a flame war but can somebody give a convincing
> explanation as to why don't we have a standard BTS ?

Because most "standard" BTSes suck?

> If I need to subscribe to a bug I can't use the web interface.
> The answer you might give is, "Oh! Send am email to
> NNN-subscribe@bugs.debian.org"

You can't do any manipulation of bugs through the web interface; the
Debbugs web interface is read-only. If you want a helpful command-line
interface, there's the "bts" script in the "devscrits" package which
will allow you to do a lot of things easily without having to remember
the exact command.

Fun will now commence
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