[vlc-devel] Re: Bug reporting

Rémi Denis-Courmont rem at videolan.org
Mon Sep 4 08:16:41 CEST 2006

Selon Antoine Cellerier <dionoea at videolan.org>:

> Keeping track of bug reports from the forums or mailing list makes us
> loose too many of them. I'd thus like to open the trac bugtracking
> system to more users. The idea would be: let the users create their own
> trac accounts and ask them to come on IRC or something to get it
> validated so they can post bug reports (which would prevent spam). To
> make it easier to track those user reported bugs, we could limit normal
> accounts so that they can only create new tickets in a "user submited
> tickets" category and reply to existing tickets in all categories.

I think it will render Trac unusable, so full with duplicate or unusable bug
reports. Remember the bugzilla fiasco. And many users would file and forget
bugs, that would remain forever pending feedback.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

This is the vlc-devel mailing-list, see http://www.videolan.org/vlc/
To unsubscribe, please read http://developers.videolan.org/lists.html

More information about the vlc-devel mailing list