Thoughts on Bugzilla

Jari Rahkonen jari.rahkonen at
Tue Mar 3 22:20:18 CET 2009

Brian J. Tarricone kirjoitti:
> Mike Massonnet wrote:
>> Le Tue, 03 Mar 2009 12:34:20 -0800,
>> "Brian J. Tarricone" <bjt23 at> a écrit :
>>> Mike Massonnet wrote:
>>>> - The component Xfce: xfce4-terminal can be dropped as it has been
>>>>   moved to svn at archive.
>>> Not really -- all bugs have to have an assigned component, and you
>>> can't delete bugs.  So some new 'orphaned' component would have to be
>>> created. Not sure it's worth it, unless people have been filing
>>> Terminal bugs there.
>> It's mostly about to resolve the Terminal vs Xfce4-terminal ambiguity.
> But again I ask: is there actually a problem?  Are people filing bugs
> under xfce4-terminal that should be filed under Terminal?  Let's not
> make work for ourselves (or rather, for me) to solve problems that don't
> exist.
>     -brian

One potential source of confusion is the fact that Debian packages (and
thus also the ones in Xubuntu) include a 'fix' to change the filename of
the executable from Terminal to xfce4-terminal.

- Jari

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