Re: Explicitely Cc bug reporters
On Thu, Sep 10, 2009 at 09:32:55AM -0500, Kumar Appaiah wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 10, 2009 at 04:21:50PM +0200, Bernhard R. Link wrote:
> > But reporters are sacrifing some of their time to help us make our
> > distribution better. Do you really think we should scare them away
> > by rewarding bug reports by pulling the reporters in lengthy
> > discussions how the bug is best fixed?
> This is subjective. I know of several bug reporters who would either
> be happy to see that their bug is being dicussed/attended to, or even
> be able to pariticipate in the fixing efforts if their technical
> knowledge falls in the category of that bug.
> Just my view, I try to remember to Cc the reporter, but I'd much
> rather prefer being subscribed to bugs as I report them.
What would be really useful here is the ability to set up the BTS to
subscribe you to bugs you've filed by default. That avoids the issue
with confusing less technical users.