[darcs-users] maintenance file for bugs

Trent W. Buck trentbuck at gmail.com
Sun Mar 22 23:44:16 UTC 2009

Dmitry Kurochkin <dmitry.kurochkin at gmail.com> writes:

> 2009/3/22 Eric Kow <kowey at darcs.net>:
>> Hi Trent,
>>> I think it'd be simpler to ask the user something like
>>>     In the body of your bug report, please mention that you are using
>>>     <darcs_version>.
>>>     It would also be great if you could check http://bugs.darcs.net/ to
>>>     see if your bug has already been reported.  It also helps us if you
>>>     can reproduce the problem using the latest version.
>> Do you think you would be up for working on patch removing the
>> maintenance file checking from darcs?  Nobody seems against it, and I
>> think we all generally agree that it would avoid some craziness in the
>> bugs code.
> Just wanted to note that I can work on this as soon as haskeline gets
> through the debian new queue if nobody gets to it before.

Dmitry, are you involved in Debianization of Darcs' dependencies?  (I
can't see you listed as either sponsor or maintainer for haskeline.)
I'm happy to provide help getting Darcs' dependencies "up to speed" on
Debian, though I don't really want to take on sole responsibility for

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