FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
» Video Reviews

» Linux Archive

Linux-archive is a website aiming to archive linux email lists and to make them easily accessible for linux users/developers.


» Sponsor

» Partners

» Sponsor


 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
 
Old 02-26-2010, 03:11 PM
Michael Schwendt
 
Default off-topic

On Fri, 26 Feb 2010 09:28:53 -0500, Orcan wrote:

> On Fri, Feb 26, 2010 at 9:24 AM, Michael Schwendt wrote:
> > On Fri, 26 Feb 2010 08:26:59 -0500, Orcan wrote:
> >
> >> Another annoying issue is updates with no explanations. There is a
> >> "Notes" field in bodhi that many people just ignore for an unknown
> >> reason. Any update with less than a specified number of characters
> >> (~40) in the Notes should also be banned.
> >
> > Nonsense. Such arbitrary rules will only drive off packagers. The field in
> > an update request may be empty because the list of bugzilla tickets is
> > sufficient and because the package %changelog adds further details.
> >
>
> If those were sufficient, blank Notes wouldn't be annoying, right? But
> it is annoying. Hence my proposal.

A proposal which I don't endorse. With the rationale as explained above.

Btw:
Bodhi could mention the _previous_ package EVR somewhere.
Bodhi could display the %changelog diff in the update tickets.
--
devel mailing list
devel@lists.fedoraproject.org
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel
 

Thread Tools




All times are GMT. The time now is 09:52 AM.

VBulletin, Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2007, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright 2007 - 2008, www.linux-archive.org