Current unassigned ports problem reports

Michael C. Shultz ringworm at
Mon May 10 11:14:46 PDT 2004

On Monday 10 May 2004 11:00 am, FreeBSD bugmaster wrote:
> Current FreeBSD problem reports
> The following is a listing of current problems submitted by FreeBSD users.
> These represent problem reports covering all versions including
> experimental development code and obsolete releases.
> Bugs can be in one of several states:
> o - open
>      A problem report has been submitted, no sanity checking performed.
> a - analyzed
>      The problem is understood and a solution is being sought.
> f - feedback
>      Further work requires additional information from the
>      originator or the community - possibly confirmation of
>      the effectiveness of a proposed solution.
> p - patched
>      A patch has been committed, but some issues (MFC and / or
>      confirmation from originator) are still open.
> s - suspended
>      The problem is not being worked on, due to lack of information
>      or resources.  This is a prime candidate
>      for somebody who is looking for a project to do.
>      If the problem cannot be solved at all,
>      it will be closed, rather than suspended.
> c - closed
>      A problem report is closed when any changes have been integrated,
>      documented, and tested -- or when fixing the problem is abandoned.
> Critical problems
> S  Submitted   Tracker     Resp.       Description

Does this post mean you are looking for volunteers to fix some of these? If 
you are how does one go about volunteering? If not, why post this?


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