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Re: Regression count, and how to keep bugs around forever
On 12/19/07, Steven Bosscher <email@example.com> wrote:Under the existing system *no* bugs get fixed unless someone wants to
Let's take a bug as an example case: http://gcc.gnu.org/23835
Here, there is a bug report about a huge compile time increase. The
release manager decided that this was not a release blocker for GCC
4.2. So it was marked P4, and it disappeared from the radar for GCC
4.3 for everyone who only looks at the "Serious regressions".
Under this system, do P4's and P5's ever get fixed?
And to answer your question: