[Tracker-discuss] [issue16] Automatic issue expiration
tleeuwenburg at gmail.com
Thu Apr 2 07:49:25 CEST 2009
2009/4/2 Brett C. <metatracker at psf.upfronthosting.co.za>
> Brett C. <brett at python.org> added the comment:
> On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 21:24, Senthil
> <metatracker at psf.upfronthosting.co.za>wrote:
> > Senthil <orsenthil at gmail.com> added the comment:
> > I doubt if auto-closing if issue after a 14 day non-activity period is a
> > good
> > idea. The good way to analyze this change is, looking at the current
> > tracker and seeing how many of the tickets have non-activity beyond 14
> > days. If
> > there is a huge number, that would give us an idea of churn it will
> > This
> > churn could be for good or bad. Looking the bad side, if the reporter did
> > not
> > get anyone in the nosy list,his bug will get lost and he may not care
> > again.
> > My sf.net bugs are open for months.
> > My suggestion would be to send a remainder email with issue age in
> > days,months
> > or years to catch attention.
> The closing of the issue should catch their attention. And commenting will
> re-open it so it isn't hard to change the state. I still think that closing
> a pending issue after 14 days is a good idea.
I would suggest the period be a month. I don't there there is really a lot
that would be solved by using 14 days instead of a month, whereas I can see
that a lot of people might not always get around to responding to an issue
in 14 days.
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