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Re: "Bug of the month", or how to get people fixing bugs

On Fri, 30 Aug 2002, Peter Makholm wrote:

> Andres Salomon <dilinger@mp3revolution.net> writes:
> > fixing bugs, to simply closing them in the BTS.  Sometimes, it's good to
> > keep bugs open in the BTS (tagged w/ wontfix, documenting a problem that
> > other people may bring up; or tagged w/ unreproducable, as another
> [...]
> Of course this shouldn't change the way we use the BTS. If people
> misuse the BTS and close bugs which isn't really fixed or really
> proved as non-bugs they shouldn't get credited for the close. We might
> even let it have a negative impact on their status.

Follow slashdot's ideas.  Random people get to approve/disprove/verify other
people's work.  Slashdot calls it meta-moderating.

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