[Rd] Bugzilla activity?

Milan Bouchet-Valat nalimilan at club.fr
Thu Jun 18 12:11:33 CEST 2015

Le mercredi 17 juin 2015 à 07:58 -0300, Duncan Murdoch a écrit :
> On 16/06/2015 4:18 PM, Milan Bouchet-Valat wrote:
> > Hi!
> > 
> > I was wondering whether anybody was looking at the bugs on Bugzilla. I'm
> > asking because I've seen bugs tackled on the mailing list quite quickly,
> > but two fully reproducible reports I've filed on Bugzilla haven't
> > triggered any reaction in several weeks (for the older one).
> >
> > FWIW, these are:
> > - Line goes beyond plot region
> > https://bugs.r-project.org/bugzilla3/show_bug.cgi?id=16299
> > - format() does not respect decimal.mark="." when options(OutDec=",")
> > https://bugs.r-project.org/bugzilla3/show_bug.cgi?id=16411
> Bugzilla bugs are read, but they aren't necessarily dealt with
> instantly.  You can see actions occurring if you do a search for "all"
> bugs, not just open ones.
> The reason that your bugs haven't been dealt with is the simple
> tautology that nobody has dealt with them.  It might be faster if you
> find the patch and submit that, but even then there's no guarantee that
> a volunteer will step forward to check it.
OK, I wanted to make sure that Bugzilla was still the preferred way of
reporting this kind of thing.


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