Re: Delaying a fix
On Wed, Mar 14, 2007 at 10:15:31AM +0100, Bas Wijnen wrote:
> Hello mentors,
> I have a bug (#406121), which I don't want to fix before the release (it's
> minor). Is there a way to tag it as such? Or should I just add a message to
> the report (I just did) and do nothing else?
> I'm just thinking that I could mark it as blocked by some Etch-release
> pseudo-bug (which would have to be created). Is that a sensible idea?
> The reason I want to mark this in a computer-readable way (as opposed to a
> textual message to the report), is that that would allow programs to present
> lists of "fixable" bugs in a better way. Whenever I see lists of bugs
> (usually RC), they are way too long, and contain lots of things I can't help
> with anyway (and in some cases, nobody can). Some facilities to get shorter
> lists with only relevant bugs would be nice. Of course I could also wait with
> tagging these things until the programs for producing the shorter lists
> actually exist. :-)
> Thanks in advance for your thoughts and advice on this,
Tag it as pending?
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