Re: PATCH: automatic fillin of version number on bug reports

Subject: Re: PATCH: automatic fillin of version number on bug reports
From: Rui Miguel Seabra (
Date: Thu Dec 27 2001 - 17:16:35 CST

On Thu, 2001-12-27 at 13:07, Dom Lachowicz wrote:
> Secondly, I do want *some* cost to filing a bug in bugzilla. I'm
> honestly quite tired of lame bugreports, having to weed-out dups,
> missing documents, poor descriptions of bugs/how to reproduce bugs, and
> the like. Already people get offended if I so much as file one bug as a
> duplicate of another! I get personal responses and hate-mail back from
> people every otherday in response to a bugzilla auto-generated email.
> I'm afraid that by lowering the entrance "penalty" I'd be getting even
> more nuisances of this sort. I feel that by making people register, it
> shows that the reporter has at least some wits about him/herself and
> might be actually able to help us create a better product. I'm worried
> that by removing the registration, we'd be opening floodgates for lousy
> bug-report upon lousy bug-report.

hmms, considering this, I also think that they should bother to

I second this, please disregard my previous post on this matter.

Hugs, rms

+ No matter how much you do, you never do enough -- unknown
+ Whatever you do will be insignificant,
| but it is very important that you do it -- Ghandi
+ So let's do it...?

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