[Pkg-samba-maint] Processed: severity of 615211 is serious

Peter Palfrader weasel at debian.org
Sun Mar 20 18:04:37 UTC 2011

On Sun, 20 Mar 2011, Luk Claes wrote:

> On 03/20/2011 05:57 PM, Debian Bug Tracking System wrote:
> > Processing commands for control at bugs.debian.org:
> > 
> >> severity 615211 serious
> > Bug #615211 [cifs-utils] [cifs-utils] cifs-utils: cifs.mount is differntly built/linked on i386/amd64, and so on amd64 broken
> > Severity set to 'serious' from 'important'
> Can you reproduce that it does not work or do you promote it to
> serious only because it is differently linked?

I increased it based on a phone conversation with the submitter, who
explained to me that mount.cifs actually did not work for him at all.

He believes that the fact that it's linked differently is the cause for
that, but the real bug is that it was unable to mount the cifs share at
all.  The original report wasn't very clear on that subject

However, rebuilding the package so that it didn't link to pcap somehow
made it work for him.

I have not tried to reproduce it myself.  If it turns out to be
unreproducible then of course downgrading the severity again would make

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