On Sun, 2022-10-02 at 18:08 +0200, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote: > On Sun, Oct 2, 2022 at 2:49 PM Artem S. Tashkinov <aros@xxxxxxx> wrote: > > The current ill-maintained semi-functional bugzilla has proven to be a > > ton more useful than random mailing lists no sane person can keep track > > of. Bug "reports", i.e. random emails are neglected and forgotten. LKML > > is the worst of them probably. > > Such a statement really needs to be backed by numbers... > > > Let's operate with some examples: > > > > Bugzilla gets around two dozen bug reports weekly which encompass at > > most thirty emails, which equals to four emails daily on average. > > This immediately debunks your statement above. true. > $ git log v5.19..linus/master | grep Fixes: | wc -l > 2928 > > So that's 46 bugs fixed per _day_. But not really. Many, perhaps even most, of these "Fixes:" are for code introduced in -rc releases and so are a typical part of a development cycle and are not for fixes in nominally released/final versions.