On Mon, Jun 6, 2016, 09:40 Ethan Furman <firstname.lastname@example.org mailto:email@example.com> wrote:
Question: I noticed a couple issues on b.p.o that were being closed by contributors (not core-devs, not their own issues).
Should non-core-devs be closing issues that do not belong to them?
On 6/6/2016 1:17 PM, Brett Cannon wrote:
Some non-core devs have elevated privileges on the tracker to help with issue triage.
I believe that only originators, coredevs, and triagers can close, but not random others. I was a triager before being promoted.
I have wondered whether triagers should have a symbol after their name -- perhaps &.