Definition of "Stable Enough To Release" for 8.2.0
Richard A. Smith
richard at laptop.org
Wed Jul 23 21:19:37 EDT 2008
Gary C Martin wrote:
Pushing the back to devel@
> Hi Richard,
> On 23 Jul 2008, at 23:37, Richard A. Smith wrote:
>> These 2 are going to be really hard to quantify in hard yes or no terms.
>> We can't reproduce the problem with any regularity. Without a
>> repeatable method of causing the various failure modes the best we can
>> get is the overall feeling of "goodness" from the testers.
> Just a +'ve anecdote, but Re: my 'Jumpy touch pad observation' email
> back on the 11th July, I've not had a new case where the cursor has been
> unusable and then not correctly reset after leaving the pad alone for 3+
> seconds (hence me not sending you any logs).
> It does feel like the pad reset gets triggered more frequently than I'd
> expect (plenty of >100px jump detected in /var/log/messages), but I
> can't say if the frequent resets happen for the right reasons or just
> particularly quick finger movements.
Thats good news. Perhaps the >100 timeframe is a bit too loose.
deepak/dilinger: Are these thresholds user tweakable? If not can they be?
Richard Smith <richard at laptop.org>
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