Discussion on Bug tracking database
tony.lambregts at gmail.com
Fri Mar 4 08:57:15 CST 2005
Lionel Ulmer wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 03, 2005 at 10:30:55PM -0000, Ann and Jason Edmeades wrote:
>>Interestingly, even though most people seem to end up working in a
>>particular area they may not handle bugs in that area (probably because they
>>don't check for them!). How many of the wine developers would consider
>>allocating time once a month (even if its just an hour!) to look at a bug
>>report, perhaps try it or go back asking for appropriate traces etc.
> Well, that somehow supposes that the bug is already well characterized in a
> proper category (DirectX, MSI, COM, ...).
> I.e. there is no easy way for me to say 'I want to look at all DDraw-related
> bugs that are in the database'.
Is the current component structure inadequate?
wine-binary: Low level environment, thunking, calling conventions, addressing
wine-console: Console mode, TTY driver
wine-debug: Builtin debugger, trace messages, debugging interface
wine-directx: DirectDraw, DirectSound, Direct3D, DirectPlay
wine-documentation: Wine documentation
wine-dos: DOS support, INT n calls
wine-files: Filesystem interaction
wine-gdi: Drawing, graphics, fonts, drivers
wine-gui: Controls, dialogs, shell
wine-help: Basic support or configuration request
wine-ipc: Communication between Wine processes or app tasks/processes/threads
wine-kernel: Memory management, tasks, processes and threads, synchronization, exception handling, VxD drivers
wine-loader: The NE, PE and MZ program loaders
wine-misc: Unknown, uncategorized, or app-specific problem
wine-multimedia: MCI; Audio (wave, mciwave, msacm, midi) and video (vfw, mciavi); mixer, timers, and joystick
wine-net: Networking, winsock
wine-ole: OLE, Active X
wine-patches: Report consisting solely of a patch
wine-ports: OS specific issues, portability, hardware emulation
wine-programs: Winelib programs shipped with Wine
wine-resources: Wrc, resource handling, faulty system resources
wine-tools: Subsidiary tools (except wrc)
wine-user: Events, messages, window handling
wine-winelib: Winelib issues
wine-x11driver: Bugs about problems with Wine X11 driver.
If it is not. What do we need to do to change it?
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