The ubuntu-doc name

Shane Fagan shanepatrickfagan at
Thu Jun 25 20:26:30 UTC 2009

True, I was just thinking that it was very interesting why we get so
many misfiled bugs. So we should ask the next few times and see why
because its quite interesting.

On Thu, 2009-06-25 at 21:16 +0100, Dougie Richardson wrote:
> Hi Shane,
> 2009/6/25 Shane Fagan <shanepatrickfagan at>:
> > Hey
> > I was wondering why get so many bugs filed against ubuntu-doc when they
> > are bugs with other packages. I think maybe we should switch the name of
> > the doc project from ubuntu-doc to ubuntu-documentation for clarifying
> > that we are not ubuntu-doctors or whatever anyone thinks the team does.
> > Just a thought.
> I have thought about why so many random bugs are reported against us a
> lot.  I have asked a lot of people who have done it and none have ever
> responded with a concrete reason and certainly not that its in the
> name.
> If we had evidence to suggest this then there'd be an argument to
> change it but the amount of work entailed and the knock on effects in
> making such a change would make me very, very reluctant to see that
> happen.
> Regards,
> Dougie Richardson
> dougierichardson at

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