Bug Supervisors

The bug supervisor is a person or team that is responsible for bug management in a project or in a distribution.

A common pattern is to create a project-qa team, containing the developers and other people who want to help with bug management. For very large projects the bug supervisor are a group who are neither project maintainers or drivers who help triage bugs.

Being bug supervisor (or a member of a bug supervisor team) has the following powers:

When the bug supervisor is set, a bug subscription to the project or distribution is created for the the user or team. The user or team admin can change the subscription using "Edit bug mail" link found on the project or distribution's bug page.

There are two restrictions when you appoint a bug supervisor:

BugSupervisors (last edited 2012-09-06 16:43:00 by sinzui)