Thiago Macieira thiago at
Tue Dec 6 10:21:46 GMT 2005

Matthias Wieser wrote:
>Why did neither Suse nor Kubuntu,... test the default installation
> before releasing KDE 3.5.0. packages?
>Maybe needs a special category for showstoppers?

We have one: we raise severity to "critical" so that they stand out.

The problem was this bug was marked RESOLVED and no one had noticed the 
patch had been reverted until I talked to Aaron and went digging for the 
code. It was only then that we found out that the patch had been 

Conclusion: when Michael reverted the patch he should have reopened the 
showstopper bug because it was "un-fixed".

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