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Re: [Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#532856: Bug#532856: closed by Mathieu Parent <math.parent@gmail.com> (Closing " umask settings overridden by Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) clients")

On 07/02/2018 01:14 AM, Josip Rodin wrote:
> The Debian social contract doesn't go into that much detail, to explicitly
> require keeping bugs open because they exist in practice -- but common sense
> and decades of precedent do.

I very much don't agree with the above. It is useless to keep bugs open
if they are not actionable. Bugs are reminders for the maintainers of
what they should do. If they can't do anything, then it goes on the way
to do useful things, and it is best if they can be closed.


Thomas Goirand (zigo)

P.S: I don't know about this particular bug, just reacting on your
sentence above.

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