Bug 863722 (F18Xfce)

Summary: Fedora 18 Beta Xfce tracker
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Christoph Wickert <cwickert>
Component: distributionAssignee: Christoph Wickert <cwickert>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Kevin Fenzi <kevin>
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Version: 18CC: dennis, jpazdziora, robatino, tla
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OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 2014-02-05 17:49:22 EST Type: Bug
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Bug Depends On: 817349, 853590, 856270, 857254, 857580, 863337, 863725, 867638, 870667, 870668, 870781, 872695, 873446, 893098    
Bug Blocks: 752665    

Description Christoph Wickert 2012-10-06 18:26:15 EDT
This is the central Fedora 18 Xfce tracker bug, as per http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping/Trackers

To propose a bug as nice-to-have for the Fedora 18 release, mark it as blocking this bug by adding 'F18Xfce' in the 'Blocks' field. It will be reviewed per https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA:SOP_nth_bug_process. 

If you do not have the necessary privileges to mark a bug as blocking another bug, contact a member of the Fedora Xfce SIG [1] via IRC or the Xfce mailing list [2], and we will do it for you.

1. According to the Fedora release criteria, Xfce is a non-blocking desktop. We can only block the NTH tracker, but not block the release. Therefor it does not make sense to have a separate blocker and a nice-to-have tracker.
2. This bug currently blocks bug 752664, the F18Beta-accepted tracker. After the beta, we'll move it to F18-accepted.

[1] https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/SIGs/Xfce, try to reach cwickert or nirik
[2] https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/xfce
Comment 1 Christoph Wickert 2012-10-17 14:09:14 EDT
Moving from F18Beta-accepted to F18-accepted as we don't want (and cannot) block the beta release.
Comment 2 Andre Robatino 2012-10-17 14:28:44 EDT
(In reply to comment #1)
> Moving from F18Beta-accepted to F18-accepted as we don't want (and cannot)
> block the beta release.

I'm confused as to why you did that, since F18Beta-accepted is for NTH, not Blocker.
Comment 3 Christoph Wickert 2012-10-17 15:59:53 EDT
I didn't move from Blocker to NTH or vice versa, I changed the milestone. I did change it because
- bugs in the tracker don't meet the beta release criteria
- we got zero feedback from QA (whiteboard is still empty)
- I don't want to bother QA and rel-eng with bugs that are not relevant for getting the beta out.

I hope this makes sense.
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