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Re: bug ids and patch levels

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Stas Bekman
May 25, 2004 21:37
Re: bug ids and patch levels
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Robert Spier wrote:
>>I've just observed that the latest bug id was 29841 and the latest
>>patch id was 22843, which is the same order of magnitude. Does that
>>mean that we have more bugs submitted than patches applied? Or was the
>>patch level reset at some point, and bug ids existed since the
>>beginning? Just curious...
> bugid's increase a lot faster than patch-ids because they aren't
> sequential for perl5.  while id n might be a perl5 bug, id n+1 might
> be a parrot bug, n+2..n+7 are likely to be spam that made it past the
> filter but not into the queue.  they refer to tickets in the RT and
> are shared across all the queues.

Aha, even two different reasons! Thanks Robert!

Stas Bekman            JAm_pH ------> Just Another mod_perl Hacker     mod_perl Guide --->

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