Marking zapped bugs

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Fri Nov 5 19:19:18 UTC 2010

On Thu, 2010-11-04 at 16:10 -0400, Matt McCutchen wrote:
> On Thu, 2010-11-04 at 09:38 -0700, Adam Williamson wrote:
> > The practical point is that F12
> > is about to go EOL which means the bug must be closed...
> Why?  Obviously it needs to be clear that nothing further should be
> expected from the maintainer unless/until the version is bumped.  But
> the project can choose to indicate that by closing the bugs as WONTFIX
> or some other way, 

That's, um, exactly the process we're discussing here. We close all bugs
for a given release when that release goes EOL. (I forget what
resolution is used, it may well be WONTFIX). We send a warning note to
all bugs that will be closed under this process, a short while before
they're closed, so the reporters can check if they exist in a newer
version and bump the report to that version to keep it open, if they
Adam Williamson
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