Re: 3.0 wishlist Was: Overview of 2.2.x goals?

Mon, 19 Jan 1998 23:49:01 +0100 (CET)

On Mon, 19 Jan 1998, Dan Hollis wrote:

> Quite often (50% - 60%) of the time, there is not enough information from
> an OOPS to know what happened. Ive got a huge pile of oops reports where
> all anyone could do is shrug their shoulders and say 'well, if it happens
> again let me know. i dont have the slightest clue because theres not
> enough information from an OOPS to tell.'

an OOPS 100% tells you where and why the oops happened. Now, to determine
what the real reason for the oops was is quite complex, and in many cases
a crashdump doesnt help much. I would say the existance of a crashdump
hinders development more than the nonexistance of it ...

[btw., is that pile of symbolic oopses accessible somewhere?]

-- mingo