[Linux-kernel-mentees] Question regarding marking bugs as "invalid"
himadrispandya at gmail.com
Tue Sep 15 13:13:59 UTC 2020
On Tue, Sep 15, 2020 at 5:33 PM Lukas Bulwahn <lukas.bulwahn at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 15, 2020 at 1:52 PM Himadri Pandya <himadrispandya at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Is it correct to mark bugs as "invalid" if they have reproducers but
> > the reproducer doesn't trigger any issue on testing current status? If
> > not, then what should be done about such bugs?
> > Thanks & Regards,
> > Himadri
> if possible try to determine which commit fixed the issue the
> reproducer triggered.
> You can potentially bisect with the reproducer on the git history or
> you can simply look in the git log of the affected files if someone
> mentioned fixing something related to the trigger.
> That helps to make sure we do not just close reproducers that just
> need a lot of time, configuration or luck to hit a certain crash.
Understood. Thank you.
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