Question about submitting bugs

Jonathan Gibbons jonathan.gibbons at
Wed Feb 17 23:55:12 UTC 2016

Of course, the reference to is a throwback to times past, 
and should arguably be updated ;-)

-- Jon

On 02/17/2016 03:41 PM, dalibor topic wrote:
> On 17.02.2016 19:11, Liam Miller-Cushon wrote:
>> Usually I wait a few weeks and look up the review ID using my favourite
>> search engine. It'd be helpful if there was an automated notification,
>> or if the bugs could be assigned stable IDs from the beginning.
> The incident IDs are stable and can be alternatively used to query JBS.
> "Users without an account can also use to submit an 
> issue. When such an issue is submitted, a record is created in the 
> Java Incidents (JI) project in JBS; at the time of launch, the JI 
> project is not publicly visible. Issues in the JI project have an 
> identifier like JI-9XXXXXX, where the numeric portion corresponds to 
> the bug identifier sent back to the submitter. After an initial triage 
> process, if the incidents needs further review, it can be transferred 
> to be an issue in the JDK project. When such a transfer occurs, the 
> issue gets a new identifier in the JDK project (JDK-8YYYYYY) but 
> references to the original JI-9XXXXXX number will be redirected."
> e.g. will redirect to 
> the corresponding issue in the JDK Project in JBS once it has been 
> triaged.
> cheers,
> dalibor topic

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