[Users] I keep receiving my own posts for bug reports
claws at thewildbeast.co.uk
Sun Mar 11 11:49:32 CET 2018
On Sun, 11 Mar 2018 01:11:56 +0200
Shai Berger <shai at platonix.com> wrote:
> As a person who's happy to see all the bug reports in my mail, I
> think it makes better sense to separate these from the users' list.
> Probably best would be an RSS feed (some ticketing systems, e.g.
> Trac, have this feature), but a separate mailing-list for bug
> reports (like the one which already exists for commits) would work
> just fine and would probably not be hard to set up.
That's all very well but the reason we decided to have the bugzilla
items sent to this list is to try to engage with users, (those who
don't have a bugzilla account), who could verify patches attached to
bug items, add further information, and other things that I can't
think of right now.
IMO, there would be little point in creating a mailing list just for
bug reports. I would guess that it would get few subscribers and
generally be a waste of time.
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