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Old Bugs, Rotting Documentation

From: Sean B. Palmer <sean@miscoranda.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Sep 2007 21:03:34 +0100
Message-ID: <b6bb4d890709211303j7a3aa46dsc2a5f7f8e61eff9a@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-cwm-bugs@w3.org

The open bugs list for cwm has some which are over six years old:


But what about more recent bugs? The latest is 2004-05-22, and yet I
see that bugs are still being filed to this list. The documentation
seems to be rotting, but the code is too: the cwm-1.0.0 release
doesn't even work out of the box on Python 2.5 [1]. Can a trivial but
working update be made, please?

This is the sixth anniversary of one still-open bug which I recently refound:



[1] At least it's easy to fix:
$ sudo emacs /usr/local/lib/python2.5/site-packages/swap/formula.py
And bung the from __future__ line above the constants.

Sean B. Palmer, http://inamidst.com/sbp/
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