REMIND and LATER considered harmful [was Re: RESOLVED]

Daniel Berlin dberlin at
Wed Jul 13 14:19:22 UTC 2005

On Wed, 2005-07-13 at 07:11 -0700, Benton, Kevin wrote:
> > For us, besides the 3rd-party feedback, the biggest reason for a bug
> to be
> > pending
> > would be lack of data.  A lot of the errors we get can't be reproduced
> > without
> > the customer sending us the files they're working on.
> Isn't that a case where a bug should be unconfirmed?

GCC Bugzilla actually has a "WAITING" state for this, so you can tell
the difference between bugs sitting around doing nothing and bugs
waiting for feedback from the reporter.

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