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Re: Searching bugs before filing new ones

From: Glenn Morris
Subject: Re: Searching bugs before filing new ones
Date: Fri, 19 Nov 2010 15:29:37 -0500
User-agent: Gnus (www.gnus.org), GNU Emacs (www.gnu.org/software/emacs/)

address@hidden wrote:

>> If I were reporting a bug with Emacs going to the wrong column, I
>> think the minimum effort I should put in is to search for reports with
>> "column" in the subject [...]
> Don't underestimate the diverse language[1] barriers here. Whatever it is
> natural for you to call "column" others won't call by that name.

Yes, that is why I said that is the "minimum" effort that I personally
would try to put in. If that failed I would generally try a more
thorough search. Of the 4 (so far) reportings of this bug, every
single one had "column" in the subject though, so the minimum
suffices in this case.

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