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From: Pacho Ramos <pacho@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] pushing fixes to stable before closing bugs
Date: Sat, 12 May 2012 10:51:34
Message-Id: 1336819838.2928.2.camel@belkin4
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] pushing fixes to stable before closing bugs by "Paweł Hajdan
El sáb, 12-05-2012 a las 12:34 +0200, "Paweł Hajdan, Jr." escribió:
> I noticed a general tendency to close bugs affecting stable before > pushing the fix to stable. > > One recent example is <>, > but there are more. > > The idea is that if you only fix in ~arch, you risk a serious and > _known_ regression in stable, which could be easily avoided. > > Do you have any ideas how do we: > > 1. Make as many developers (everyone?) as possible aware of this. > > 2. Handle already closed bugs with no fix in stable? I've seen people > closing the bugs again. > > Paweł >
I guess it depends in how major is the fixed bug, if it's not too major, I think we can wait for next stabilization round (we tend to do it in gnome team)


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