Upcoming Releases Schedule...

Andrew D (Webzone) andrewd at webzone.net.au
Thu Sep 18 06:41:43 UTC 2008

Andrew Snow wrote:
> Another thing that I believe would help: Voting on PRs.
> Currently a maintainer has no idea if a PR is due to one guy's flakey 
> hardware or if 50 people have had the same problem and are waiting for a 
> fix.
> For each major problem report, there are probably many people who tried 
> FreeBSD on particular hardware and just silently gave up when it failed.

You might even find that people don't even know what a PR is or how to 
report it.  Maybe a dialog during the install telling people about the 
PR system might be helpful.

> Ability to "vote up" on a PR on the freebsd website would give 
> maintainers a tool to see which PRs are affecting the userbase.


> - Andrew
> _______________________________________________
> freebsd-stable at freebsd.org mailing list
> http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-stable
> To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-stable-unsubscribe at freebsd.org"

More information about the freebsd-stable mailing list