Bugzilla duplicate components

Jeremy Huddleston jeremyhu at apple.com
Sun Sep 25 00:02:14 PDT 2011

On Sep 24, 2011, at 21:12, Alan Coopersmith wrote:

> On 09/24/11 07:50 PM, Jeremy Huddleston wrote:
>> So there is quite a bit of unfortunate duplication in bugzilla.  We have components in for libX11 in both the xlibs product and the xorg product.  Xft has its own product as well as a component in the xorg product.
>> I'd like to get this all straightened out.  I believe the goal was to have everything within the xorg product, so that is what I'm doing as I go through our bugs.  Is that still the case?  If so, is there a way that we can close these products to eliminate confusion:
>> xapps
>> XCursor
>> Xft
>> xlibs
>> Xrender
>> xserver
> Most of those are actually left over from the long-dead previous attempt
> to fork XFree86 & modularize it that was also hosted on freedesktop.org,
> and made the CVS repos such as http://webcvs.freedesktop.org/xapps/ and
> http://webcvs.freedesktop.org/xlibs/
> They should totally be shutdown now.

Everything in those modules has either been RESOLVED or moved to the xorg product.  Now I just need to go through the 2000 or so tickets in that product...

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