[Python-Dev] Re: Stability and change

Tim Peters tim.one@comcast.net
Wed, 10 Apr 2002 20:47:27 -0400

[Gustavo Niemeyer]
> Maybe you're just looking at the wrong side. You have a complete bug
> tracking system, with information about every open and closed bugs. Is
> it time to ask SF to provide some automated access?

When a bug is closed, nothing in the bug tracker records the release(s) in
which it was fixed.  There are a variety of fields like "Group" and
"Category" with one-choice possibilities, and people are often careless in
setting even those.