Login for bug reporting

Myriam Schweingruber myriam at kde.org
Thu Feb 7 09:29:53 GMT 2013

On Thu, Feb 7, 2013 at 10:26 AM, Anders Lund <anders at alweb.dk> wrote:
> Onsdag den 6. februar 2013 22:20:07 skrev Frank Reininghaus:
> considering that we get lots of duplicates for any reproducible bug, my
> impression is actually not that there are to many obstacles in the bug
> reporting process. Providing any kind of "contact me via email/Facebook"
> channel will only make it worse. I'm already spending a lot of time marking
> reports as duplicate/invalid or telling people that reporting bugs for KDE
> 4.8 or earlier is not quite as useful as they think. Please do not make it
> worse by lowering the bug reporting barriers.
> How would the demand for having an account lower the amount of duplicates?

The other way round: we already have a lot of duplicates with the
current system, if the reports don't have to make an account anymore
we would get even more useless reports.

Regards, Myriam
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