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Re: Forwarding bugs upstream

Ben Hutchings <ben@decadent.org.uk> (12/01/2011):
> If a bug is not readily reproducible or isolatable, it may be
> necessary to pass it over to an upstream maintainer who will know
> what further questions to ask.  But they need to send those
> questions to the user, not to the Debian maintainer.  In the kernel
> team, we often ask users to report bugs upstream for that reason.

Ditto on the X side. Having a low-power proxy between developers and
users is quite a bad idea (induces delays and higher load).


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