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Re: Debian WWW CVS commit by bertol: webwml/english/Bugs server-control.wml

On Sun, 24 Jun 2007, Jens Seidel wrote:

> On Fri, Jun 22, 2007 at 11:21:56AM -0600, Debian WWW CVS wrote:
> > CVSROOT:	/cvs/webwml
> > Module name:	webwml
> > Changes by:	bertol	07/06/22 11:21:56
> > 
> > Modified files:
> > 	english/Bugs   : server-control.wml 
> > 
> > Log message:
> > 	Archives a bug that was previously unarchived
> I'm sure this change is right. Nevertheless Don denied this change the
> last time I asked for it
> (http://lists.debian.org/debian-www/2007/06/msg00091.html).

Yes, because the change is imprecise. In general it would be good to
at least assume that someone who has written something has a reason
for what they have written; when that reasoning is unclear or remains
so, asking about it is the best course of action.

I've changed it now to the following:

  <dd>Archives a bug that had been archived at some point in the past
  but is currently not archived if the bug fulfills
  the requirements for archival, ignoring time.

since it's previous incarnation was unclear to some.

Don Armstrong

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cut the other bloke's heart out and eat it--or you're a sucker. If you
don't like this choice--don't gamble.
 -- Robert Heinlein _Time Enough For Love_ p250

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