Bugs for daily build packages

Jonathan Lange jml at canonical.com
Sun Dec 6 22:03:06 GMT 2009

On Thu, Dec 3, 2009 at 1:45 AM, Jonathan Lange <jml at canonical.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 26, 2009 at 11:05 PM, James Westby
> <jw+debian at jameswestby.net> wrote:
>> Currently there is no certain place to report bugs for packages from PPAs.
>> They are not an LP bug target. Sometimes they should go against the
>> Ubuntu package (some Ubuntu developers request this now for their "bleeding
>> edge" PPAs), more often against the upstream. There is no way to indicate
>> this currently either, so even if we know then it's not easy to tell e.g.
>> apport where to file the bugs.
> Hello,
> I'm just talking about this with Deryck.
> Why exactly is it that Ubuntu devs request this for their bleeding edge PPAs?
> Also, under this approach, where would bugs go if the PPA maintainer
> hadn't specified a link bug tracker?

Deryck and I banged out a rough specification here:

I'm keen to hear your thoughts.


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