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Re: Handling bugs properly

On Fri, 18 Apr 2008 11:18:52 -0700, Don Armstrong <don@debian.org> said: 

> Closing valid bugs which were merely assigned to the wrong package
> isn't acceptable

        My sentiments as well.

> That said, as a submitter, you don't need to reopen the bug to
> reassign it, and playing reopen games when you're not the maintainer
> of the package in question isn't correct either.

        What is an ordinary bug submitter's recourse when a bug report
 is closed without resolution?  The response sent to the poster is that
 a reasonable response must have been received (or a paraphrase); what
 happens then the response is missing?

Coward, n. one who in a perilous emergency thinks with his legs. Ambrose
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