Using the "patch" tag for bugs

Matthew Paul Thomas mpt at
Tue Nov 27 01:56:36 GMT 2007

On Nov 27, 2007, at 5:04 AM, Emmet Hikory wrote:
> ...
>     Malone currently tracks a flag for bug attachments that indicate
> whether the bug is a patch or not, and we've a few URLs here and there
> that point to bug searches that use this flag to select patches from
> users that might be suitable for inclusion in the archive.  Recently,
> I've had a couple new Contributors looking for ways to help mention to
> me that some of the bugs returned by these searches don't contain any
> patches, and my own investigations indicate that this mechanism seems
> to have about a 50% hit rate.
> ...

If no-one's done it already, please report a bug giving specific 
examples where Launchpad says a bug report contains a patch and it 

Matthew Paul Thomas
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