[Reportbug-maint] Bug#538060: marked as done ([grub-pc] vga=XXX is ignored at boot)

Sandro Tosi morph at debian.org
Tue Oct 5 08:23:12 UTC 2010

On Tue, Oct 5, 2010 at 00:45, Colin Watson <cjwatson at debian.org> wrote:
> reopen 538060
> thanks
> On Mon, Oct 04, 2010 at 10:33:03PM +0000, Debian Bug Tracking System wrote:
>> Your message dated Mon, 4 Oct 2010 23:30:05 +0100
>> with message-id <20101004223005.GW12396 at riva.ucam.org>
>> and subject line Re: Bug#538060: vga=XXX is ignored at boot
>> has caused the Debian Bug report #538060,
>> regarding [grub-pc] vga=XXX is ignored at boot
>> to be marked as done.
> Argh.  I just noticed that the original report of #538060 in fact
> explicitly said that gfxpayload didn't help.  I did not realise that
> Francesco's mail was a follow-up to an existing bug, because in my
> mailer it looked exactly like a new bug report!
> Dear reportbug maintainer: I get confused by this quite often.  It would
> be lovely if you could ensure that follow-ups to existing bugs sent
> using reportbug *always* look different from new bug reports in some
> very clear way.

Any suggestion?

Sandro Tosi (aka morph, morpheus, matrixhasu)
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