The new Update Acceptance Criteria are broken

Przemek Klosowski przemek.klosowski at
Mon Nov 22 17:38:42 UTC 2010

On 11/20/2010 06:02 PM, Adam Williamson wrote:

> That's not what I'm talking about. There have been multiple instances
> where updates have been pushed that were *completely broken*: they could
> not work at all, in any fashion, for anyone. It doesn't happen a lot,
> but it happens; enough to prove that not all maintainers test updates
> before pushing them.

Just to provide some examples, here are the bugzilla entries for a 
package that didn't  even start up 
(, and another one 
for a package that crashed on a first elementary operation
FYI, I fixed the latter, and the former is still there in Fedora 14.

Hopefully AutoQA will solve many of those problems, if we can come up 
with test cases and a method to check elementary GUI operation.

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