please triage bugs when you file them

Jonathan Lange jml at
Mon May 25 10:10:02 BST 2009

On Mon, May 25, 2009 at 11:01 AM, Martin Pool <mbp at> wrote:
> About half of the bugs in Bazaar are filed by developers or people
> pretty closely involved with the project.
> I'd like to ask that if you file a bug and have a reasonable idea what
> the priority is, please set it to confirmed and that priority when you
> file.  It saves other people making a round trip to set it later.  If
> you really don't know of course you can leave it blank.

Good idea!

> Roughly the priorities are:
>  critical - must be fixed for the next release, should cause it to
> slip if it can't be fixed
>  high - should be fixed before doing new feature work
>  medium/low - would be nice to do it sometime

It might be good to put these in the developer docs -- shall I file a bug?

> You can set the status and importance when you file by mail.

And also when you file by web, if you are the bug contact. I seem to remember.


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