Backtracing, Invalidated Bugs and Quality

Alexander Sack asac at
Wed Aug 20 18:54:53 BST 2008

On Wed, Aug 20, 2008 at 06:42:01PM +0100, Caroline Ford wrote:
> 2008/8/20 Alexander Sack <asac at>:
> > But there are also many crash reports where the retracers fail and we
> > dont have any testcase. You want those to stay open as well?
> But what do we do with these then? They are still bugs, and with some
> crashes we never seem to get a backtrace with symbols.
> Currently we just close them and hope they go away..

if its not possible to get a backtrace, nor is there any hint on how
to reproduce, we can only hope that we have more luck when another
user runs into it.

 - Alexander

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