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Re: Testing excuse: introduces new bugs?

On Sat, Aug 22, 2015 at 09:54:10PM -0700, Nikolaus Rath wrote:
> Hello,

> I'm struggling to understand the testing excuses for s3ql at
> https://qa.debian.org/excuses.php?package=s3ql. Among other things, it
> says:

> * s3ql (source, amd64, i386, arm64, armel, armhf, mips, mipsel, powerpc, ppc64el, s390x) has new bugs!
> * Updating s3ql introduces new bugs: #792685

> However, the s3ql version in unstable is only affected by one bug
> (#771969), and that bug also affects the versions in stable and (before
> removal) testing:
> https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/pkgreport.cgi?package=s3ql

> Why does britney think that migrating s3ql would introduce bugs?

Because you marked bug #792685 fixed in a non-existent version.  You need to
mark the bug fixed in the version that actually fixes it, or else do an
un-versioned close.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
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slangasek@ubuntu.com                                     vorlon@debian.org

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