Re: Debconf 2017 LTS BoF Summary
On Wed, Aug 09, 2017 at 03:05:31PM +0200, Sébastien Delafond wrote:
> On Aug/09, Markus Koschany wrote:
> > I intend to submit a patch for reportbug to implement the first part
> > of this idea. It basically asks an additional question before the
> > question about bccing multiple e-mail addresses but only if the
> > reported regression is against a package with a version number
> > containing +deb7u1. I am not completely sure if the maintainer of
> > reportbug will approve this but we can discuss this in the bug report
> > later.
> > I could also implement a similar feature for stable releases. So if
> > the security likes to be informed about regression like that, please
> > let me know.
> I believe this would be useful, yes, as opposed to having to proactively
> look for such regressions. /\+deb\d+u\d/ sounds like a good starting
We need to account for ~ as well
to catch things like firefox.