Prelminary bug web interface now up - for testing only.

Justin C. Sherrill justin at
Fri Sep 23 12:45:52 PDT 2005

On Fri, September 23, 2005 1:13 pm, Matthew Dillon said:

>     I am going to introduce a discrete keyword to the schema that will
>     allow people to tag bugs with keywords and then either search on
>     those keywords or click on a keyword hotlink.  I think that might turn
>     out to be the main sorting mechanism.  So e.g. someone introduces a
>     kernel bug and then someone else adds a few keywords like e.g. 'VM'
>     or 'VFS'.  Then someone could search on 'VM' or 'VFS' and find the

How do we deal with variations, i.e. VM, VMS, vm, virtual memory, virtual,

A predefined list would limit choices, to some extent.  Freeform would
lead to a lot of variation, or missing fields. (as many people reporting
bugs may not know the correct keyword)  Could a suggested list be built
from the known keyword entries?

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