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Re: Issue labels

From: David Kastrup
Subject: Re: Issue labels
Date: Tue, 03 Dec 2013 22:54:06 +0100
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Ralph Palmer <address@hidden> writes:

> Hi, everyone -
> I'm a little confused. I've been entering issues as "Ugly" which don't
> really seem to fit. Should they be "Defect"s? What would constitute a
> defect in the core program? For example, would the ambitus problems
> recently reported be better classified as defects?


> I appreciate your time and attention,

I think "Ugly" means bad decisions, usually based on insufficient detail
in the algorithms.  "Defect" means that things go different than
intended by the programmer.  There is some overlap, but if staves are
not getting removed that should be or vice versa, that's "Defect" in my

David Kastrup

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