Question about triaging bugs that cause data loss

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Fri Jan 8 09:39:05 UTC 2010

On Fri, 2010-01-08 at 03:54 -0500, Christopher Beland wrote:
> I don't see anything in the Fedora 13 Alpha/Beta/Final Release Criteria
> about data loss bugs, nor do the severity definitions mention them.
> By analogy with security bugs, to be on the safe side I set Bug 538372
> to Urgent, but since gnome-screensaver is not in critpath.txt, this
> doesn't automatically qualify it as a release blocker according to a
> literal interpretation of what's currently written.
> Do these documents need to be updated to take this particular type of
> bug into account?

Point 9 of the final release criteria is:

"All known bugs that can cause corruption of user data must be fixed or
documented at Common_F13_Bugs"
Adam Williamson
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