Do you think this is a security risk and if not is it a bad UI decision?

Dan Mashal dan.mashal at
Sat May 4 04:03:02 UTC 2013

On Fri, May 3, 2013 at 9:01 PM, Matthew Garrett <mjg59 at> wrote:
> On Fri, May 03, 2013 at 11:55:24PM -0400, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
>> On 05/03/2013 11:51 PM, Matthew Garrett wrote:
>> >And if the maintainers feel more than justified in closing it again?
>> Hopefully, they will reconsider their decision before doing that.
>> You seem to be claiming that once the maintainer has a bug report as
>> a deliberate UI change, it should never be reopened no matter what.
>> I don't agree with your opinion in that case.
> I'm saying that if a bug report has been closed due to the change being
> a deliberate design decision, reopening the bug isn't going to change
> the fact that it was a deliberate design decision. The appropriate place
> to discuss deliberate design decisions is a forum where said decisions
> are made, ie not Bugzilla.
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Let's be realistic here. The precedence they have recently set is they
make decisions and if you don't like it "too bad".


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