[arch-general] inefficient handling of bug reports?

Grigorios Bouzakis grbzks at xsmail.com
Mon Mar 28 08:58:55 EDT 2011

Angus <charmender at gmail.com> wrote:
>> When I file a bug report with the Flyspray web interface, why can't I
>> specify the package it concerns? Having that option should make it
>> possible for the package maintainers to be immediately and
>> automatically notified of the report.
>> The way it works now seems to be that I have to wait for some generic
>> bug janitor to manually assign my report to the maintainer of the
>> package (correct me if I'm mistaken). For example, I filed a bug
>> report nearly two days ago, but apparently no janitor (or any other
>> maintainer) has looked at it jet, which means all that time is wasted
>> for hardly any reason (and no, I won't specify which bug. It's
>> irrelevant to the issue I'm addressing here.)
>> I believe the coders among us appreciate efficiency and automation, so
>> maybe we can improve this system?
> ...come on, not even a single flame or a "+1"? -_-;

I think job description no.1 fits you perfectly. You seem to have what
it takes. :)

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