Re: Number of bugs - statistics

From: Adrian Bunk
Date: Fri May 23 2008 - 12:53:29 EST

On Fri, May 23, 2008 at 07:11:57AM -0700, Arjan van de Ven wrote:
> On Fri, 23 May 2008 12:09:40 +0300
> Adrian Bunk <bunk@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > And in case anyone says "not forwarded distribution bugs aren't our
> > problem":
> > That's a nice example, since in this case a distribuion suddenly
> > starting to agressively forwarding their bugs might contribute to
> > making the kernel better, but might also totally ruin the numbers in
> > any statistics.
> Fedora gets less than 1000 bugs per release (so 6 month window).
> That's... peanuts.

2000 kernel bugs per year?

Then Fedora alone gets roughly as many kernel bugs as the kernel

> We are tracking over 3000 bugs per WEEK via other channels.

What exactly are you measuring with this "3000 bugs" number?



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