[Libreoffice-qa] Bug-Reporting: Needinfo sets "confimed" to 1

Robinson Tryon bishop.robinson at gmail.com
Sat Dec 7 00:27:30 PST 2013

On Sat, Dec 7, 2013 at 3:12 AM, Robert Großkopf
<robert at familiegrosskopf.de> wrote:
> Hello *,
> could be I understand this wrong. But in the last months there are many
> people setting bugs to "NEEDINFO" which are "UNCONFIRMED". So I get the
> feedback from bugzilla
> Ever confirmed → Removed 0 → Added 1
> The bug has never been confirmed by any other person than the
> bug-reporter. But with setting it to "NEEDINFO" (There is asked for a
> better description or for an attachment ...) it seems to be confirmed.

well that is weird!

> Example:
> https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=72391
> How do we handle "NEEDINFO"?

Probably we hit it* with a big stick until it doesn't automatically
set this 'ever-confirmed' flag.

Either that, or we figure out a different way to indicate that we want
information from the OP or from one of the other commenters/cc'd
individuals on the bug. That might require some investment of
implementation time...

 But (as always), this will all need to wait until after we finish the


* i.e. the code

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