Please don't bother setting already-duplicated bugs to Rejected!

t u towsonu2003 at
Thu Oct 19 00:09:29 BST 2006

Lex Hider wrote:
> On Wednesday 18 October 2006 09:17, Colin Watson wrote:
>> In an attempt to be helpful, a bug triager just went through a bunch of
>> my bugs that I marked as duplicates of other bugs ages ago, and set the
>> Status of all of them to Rejected.
>> Please don't contribute to the increasing entropy of the universe -
>> don't touch the status of duplicate bugs!
> I was wondering to what extent this could be fixed on the launchpad side. If 
> it's a bad idea to reject duplicate bugs, why not make it impossible?

There is work going on about that: (a one year old bug)

the "helpful" bug triager in question

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