On 10/7/20 8:05 PM, Stefan Brüns wrote:
On Montag, 5. Oktober 2020 23:00:48 CEST
Dominique Leuenberger wrote:
The kernel changelog contains pointless, repeated bug references to a long
closed bug ("Continuous stable update tracker for Tumbleweed").
Can this noise please be removed? Adding these references just to "comply"
with some policy is (--redacted--).
Out of curiosity, what's the problem with those references?
Normally the idea is that users can quickly see whether a particular issue has
been addressed in the package they are using.
If a bug number is mentioned again and again in the changelog, the
bug is unlikely to be fixed - and certainly wasn't the *last time*
that bug got mentioned in the changelog two weeks ago.
It's like a case of ...