process_bug.cgi as backend and dontchange

Gervase Markham gerv at
Mon Oct 28 18:56:06 UTC 2002

Christian Reis wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 26, 2002 at 08:59:48AM +0100, Gervase Markham wrote:
> If you accept to review the patches (and justdave says they look okay),
> I'll open a bug for the change.  I won't use it them in my script to
> allow backwards compatibility, but it will make process_bug semantics
> simpler and avoid other people being frustrated by it.

File the bug, attach the patches and I'll have a look :-)

> We could also have a reserved word (something like we used to have with
> ---do_not_change--- that IIRC Bradley said we didn't want to localize,
> and with which I agree, unfortunately too late) that would be blocked
> when creating products.  But all this is wish-wash now. :)

Why should this value not be localisable? It's perfectly possible to 
make it so, as I've demonstrated.


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