On Sat, 05 Jan 2008 13:28:32 +0100 Thorsten Leemhuis <fedora leemhuis info> wrote: > In fact, something like the above is what I always do and did for my > packages (and had to do, as I'm a package-monkey and no developer). > > IOW: if it's not a packaging bug or otherwise specific to Fedora I > asked the reported to report the bug upstream, as the bug gets fixed > for everyone then -- that includes other distributions and thus is > the best for everyone and avoid double work in our current world with > fivehundred-and-more distributions. If the reported didn't forward the > bug upstream I did it if the bug looked worth forwarding. Except that as a maintainer it's one of your responsibilities to do some of the upstream filing/tracking. -- Jesse Keating Fedora -- All my bits are free, are yours?
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