Subject: Re: pr bin/2700 fix
To: Geoff Wing <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 04/27/1997 09:54:56
On Sun, 27 Apr 1997 20:55:58 +1000
Geoff Wing <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> far as I can tell, sending pr's is only useful if a patch is sent with it
> (which send-pr should tell you) ... Anyway, here it is.
...That isn't always the case, but it _is_ a lot easier on the developers
and usually speeds things up if a patch is supplied (even if it is a
trivial problem, such as this one, because then the developer can quickly
scan the patch for sanity, feed it to patch(1), and then cvs commit).
In any event, I have committed your suggested fix (plus the one case
you missed :-).
> I haven't waited 8 months for my pr 3196 yet so don't expect a patch for
> that difficult one either. Grumble grumble.
...sigh. Even some suggested "more accurate wording" would have been
helpful, here. In any case, I'm sure it will be addressed in a reasonable
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