Nicolas Boullis <email@example.com> writes: > On Mon, Jan 14, 2008 at 04:39:13PM -0700, Debian testing watch wrote: >> FYI: The status of the em8300 source package >> in Debian's testing distribution has changed. >> >> Previous version: 0.16.3-1 >> Current version: (not in testing) >> Hint: <http://ftp-master.debian.org/testing/hints/he> >> Bug #452985: em8300: Fails to install > I feel slightly puzzled by this package removal. OK, there is a bug > filed against the package, with severity serious. But the bug is tagged > "unreproducible", and the submitter did not reply to my last questions. > Is there anything I should have done to prevent the removal? Closing the > bug for lack of information does not look right to me. Would tagging the > bug "moreinfo" have helpped? Or should I have downgraded its severity > for lack of information? Yes. If you can't reproduce the bug (and believe no users have the problem), you shouldn't leave the bug on an rc severity. Marc -- BOFH #406: Bad cafeteria food landed all the sysadmins in the hospital.
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