Martin v. Löwis wrote:
If adding people created work for already-busy developers then I'd be against it*
I most certainly does create work, but that could be as little as sending an email message to some administrator.
There is no other way: somebody will have to make a decision, and that is "work".
Well, I'm sorry to have put you to the work of penning that reply, when you could have used the effort instead to triage a bug.