Re: When should the BTS help tag be used?
On Fri, 11 Jan 2002 12:32:59 +0000
"Edward Betts" <email@example.com> wrote:
> One of my bugs (98053 freesweep forwarded normal help) is tagged help. It is
> half fixed with a work-around, upstream did not seem interested in fixing it,
> but said they would have a look. This was a few months ago. I tagged the bug
> help, to encourage people looking for bugs to help with to help by providing
> me with a patch to fix the bug I could send upstream.
> Was I right to tag it with help? I am not sure.
> More details at http://bugs.debian.org/98053
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This is correct; the help tag is there to tag bugs that need help! QA (or anyone with BTS db access) can harvest the bug reports with this tag and provide it as a list of jobs to be worked on...in fact there was a new list a few weeks/days ago.
ps. Breaker Breaker Channel debian-qa. signing on with nick mentor.... ;)