Fedora bug triage - workflow proposal

Matthew Saltzman mjs at CLEMSON.EDU
Tue Jan 15 21:21:37 UTC 2008

On Tue, 2008-01-15 at 14:36 -0500, Jon Stanley wrote:
> On Jan 15, 2008 1:59 PM, Bill Nottingham <notting at redhat.com> wrote:
> > So... this conflicts with the RHEL workflow, in that NEW is used
> > for 'no one is looking at this', and ASSIGNED means 'someone is
> > on the hook for that'. I'd prefer something like:
> >
> Yep, but we don't currently have an UNCONFIRMED state.  One thing that
> we didn't know was whether or not you could assign different initial
> states per product - so that RHEL bugs don't wind up in UNCONFIRMED,
> etc.
> > If no one is currently looking at it, I think 'NEW' conveys that
> > better to the user than 'ASSIGNED'.
> It does, but like John said, we were looking to launch with a minimal
> amount of effort and retooling, and using what we already had.

(I'm usually just a lurker on discussions like this, but I couldn't


                Matthew Saltzman

Clemson University Math Sciences
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