What the "fix released" status really means?

Brian Murray brian at ubuntu.com
Wed Sep 28 15:42:53 UTC 2016

On Wed, Sep 28, 2016 at 03:42:50PM +0200, Alberto Salvia Novella wrote:
> Is it appropiate to mark a bug as fixed in the Ubuntu package if it's only
> fixed in a ppa or upstream but not in release?
> Like (https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/qr-tools/+bug/1589965).

No, its not.  The task here, qr-tools (Ubuntu), is for the development
release of Ubuntu.  If the fix is not available in the package in the
archive for that release then it should not be Fix Released.

There is a task for the QR Tools project and it is okay for that to be
Fix Released.

Brian Murray
Ubuntu Bug Master
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