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Re: bugs in stable ?

On Sun, May 02, 2004 at 06:34:18PM -0400, xavier wrote:
> However, when there is a problem on a package in stable which 
> is not important enough to be updated, the package stays 
> as-is and information about this bug is difficult to retrieve.
> That the package doesn't change is fine with me, what i'd like
> is a way to keep track of problems of packages in the stable distribution.
> I'd like thoses bugs to be reported by apt-listbugs.
> I'd like the bugs submitted with reportbug on stable to have a "stable"(maybe?) tag.
> I guess a lot of them would have a "fixed in unstable" tag.
> Currently I believe there is no easy way to get this information.
> (correct me if i'm wrong)

This is being worked on (by me) in the bug tracking system. It's not an
easy task, and not well-solved by tags.

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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