No entry in Bugzilla for binary compatibility?

Andrew Haley aph@redhat.com
Tue Oct 21 19:53:00 GMT 2003


Tom Tromey writes:
 > >>>>> "Andrew" == Andrew Haley <aph@redhat.com> writes:
 > 
 > Andrew> I've been browsing Bugzilla and I can't find a bug for our failure to
 > Andrew> conform to the Java Language Spec, Chapter 13, _Binary Compatibility_.
 > 
 > Andrew> Is there really no such bug?  If there isn't I'll create one.
 > 
 > There isn't one.
 > 
 > One nice thing about bugzilla is that we can create a master bug for
 > a multi-part feature like this, and then make individual bugs for the
 > parts, which are dependencies of the main bug.  This makes tracking
 > things a little clearer.

Well, gcc is now in the "bug fixes only" stage, so I guess I need a
bug.  And failure to comply with Chapter 13 is certainly a bug.

I don't know how to create a master bug, though.

Andrew.



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