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Re: "If you're still seeing problems, please reopen." [Was: bug#25148:]

From: Christopher Lemmer Webber
Subject: Re: "If you're still seeing problems, please reopen." [Was: bug#25148:]
Date: Wed, 20 Nov 2019 11:37:38 -0500
User-agent: mu4e 1.2.0; emacs 26.3

Karl Fogel writes:

> On 17 Nov 2019, address@hidden wrote:
>>I hear you loud and clear on the debbugs, but many people accustomed to
>>browser-everything would also say emacs is similarly antiquated.
>>I would be frustrated too by the responses you received suggesting nothing is
>>awry about debbugs.  But in any unpaid project, the response to "please kill
>>this" should be "please implement a better alternative."
> Agreed.  I think we've had consensus on that for a long time:
>   https://wiki.debian.org/SummerOfCode2007/DebbugsWebUI
> :-)
> As far as I can tell, everyone is fine with our bug-tracking system
> having more browser-accessible features -- particularly the features
> many developers are accustomed to from other trackers -- as long as
> the system *also* has the email-manipulation capabilities that Debbugs
> currently has (and on which some of Emacs's most active & expert
> maintainers depend).
> Best regards,
> -Karl

Guix runs a web based issue tracker on top of debbugs that looks quite


The software for the web UI is here:

It doesn't allow for replying via the web UI, but navigating as a user
is much nicer.  Maybe it will make some people happier?

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