[maemo-community] email address as bugtracker link for non-small projects?

From: Gary Birkett liquid at gmail.com
Date: Wed Aug 25 14:37:59 EEST 2010

An open public tracker is a nice thing to have (for obvious reasons), but
some projects do not.
If any testers are unsure of the responsiveness, perhaps they could send a
test mail to the address and thumb up if responded to?
It seems like a reasonable mechanism to connect the developer with the

The test mail itself could also include a link to a page on the wiki
indicating the benefits of a public tracker..

my 2c


On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 11:00 AM, Andre Klapper <aklapper at openismus.com>wrote:

> http://wiki.maemo.org/Packaging#Bugtracker_location states
> "It is possible to [...] use [...] an email address."
> No mentioning of size of project.
> http://wiki.maemo.org/Extras-testing/QA_Checklist#Lack_of_bug_reporting_databasestates "An e-mail address for small projects (wallpapers, for example) can
> be used".
> Now which one is correct? (Plus the same topic/info with slight
> differences spread on different pages is not cool.)
> Asking for clarification because of discussion on
> http://maemo.org/packages/package_instance/view/fremantle_extras-testing_non-free_armel/mycontacts/0.9.13-1/
> andre
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