[drupal-devel] Improvements abandoned? (was: bug squashing
killesreiter at physik.uni-freiburg.de
Tue Oct 11 14:04:55 UTC 2005
On Tue, 11 Oct 2005, Chris Cook wrote:
> On 10/11/05, Gerhard Killesreiter <killesreiter at physik.uni-freiburg.de> wrote:
> > No. You and everybody else is welcome to use the subscription
> > feature of the project module to get issues mailed.
> The subscription feature is great because it notifies people who use
> it and are interested in the module. This does not mean that it
> notifies the owner/manager of the module though.
> It isn't clear to me if all modules have a manager (someone who not
> only maintains the code but also maintains the issue queue for it). I
> assume the answer is yes insofar as people are willing to commit but I
> suspect the situation could be improved somehow.
There are module maintainers for contrib modules and there are module
maintainers for core modules. Managing the issue queue is however a
community effort. At least for core.
> > > Maybe getting bug reports sent to this mailing list again would help
> > > make things along.
> > Not for me. Since I am already subscribed through the project module it
> > annoys me a great deal.
> I agree. I prefer to see development discussion here and subscribe for
> bugspam. Spamming the entire list should not be the fallback to not
> having module owners, in my opinion.
Only core issues only got mailed here in the past.
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