bugzilla.redhat.com vs upstream bug trackers

Miloslav Trma─Ź mitr at volny.cz
Mon Jun 17 13:43:09 UTC 2013

On Mon, Jun 17, 2013 at 10:52 AM, Florian Weimer <fweimer at redhat.com> wrote:
> I'm wondering what the current guidelines for filing bugs on
> bugzilla.redhat.com are.
> <https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Bugs_and_feature_requests> welcomes filing
> enhancement requests, but some package maintainers disagree and require
> filing bugs upstream.

The only way I can read
is that bugzilla.redhat.com should be used and not ignored.  OTOH
that's the written policy, not the actual state, which is that some
package maintainers disagree - usually, for what is, from an
individual point of view, a good reason.

In general I'd say that packages where the maintainer that don't have
the time, interest or willingness to handle bugzilla.redhat.com
reports, should get comaintainers if at all possible.

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