Bugging questions

Scott James Remnant scott at ubuntu.com
Thu Apr 27 10:02:40 BST 2006

On Thu, 2006-04-27 at 17:54 +1200, Matthew Paul Thomas wrote:

> On Apr 27, 2006, at 10:04 AM, Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> > ...
> > I'm not sure what you mean by 'tag', here, but if you mean 'status', 
> > then I think I may agree.  There is something to be said for being 
> > able to mark a task to say "this won't be fixed here directly, but it 
> > has been passed further upstream and the fix (if any) will be 
> > incorporated".
> >
> > I know we want to avoid having too many status values, but this would 
> > avoid giving the impression that the bug report was refused, when in 
> > fact it was accepted and passed on.
> > ...
> Right, that's what "Won't Fix Here" will be for.
That's misleading, and to me would imply that Ubuntu wouldn't even
bother merging an upstream patch.

Scott James Remnant
scott at ubuntu.com
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