Three Monkeys, Three Typewriters, Two Days

October 14, 2005

Drowning in bugspam

If you cced me on a bug sometime in the last two days, I probably won't get to that mail until well into the middle of next week, given the current volume of bugspam that this latest round of UNCO-twiddling has caused... If it's urgent (as in, affects 1.8), please just mail me directly. Review requests and review/approval being granted are probably OK as they are, since I can filter for those.

That said, so far, this round seems to be less noisy than the first one. Of the first 7 bugs I looked at from the list of newly-EXPIRED bugs I got mail for, only two were possibly valid bugs (one waiting on me to decide whether it's valid, actually, one just in need of deciding on the component before it's confirmed and then fixed). The ratio was much worse with the first round.

Posted by bzbarsky at October 14, 2005 1:43 AM