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Added some further guidance to "accepted" triage stage

Now that DDN is gone, I felt it was worth some extra language
about what "accepted" means, and qualify what it means to be "safe"
to start writing a patch.
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commit 18255779e9711354372085179d7bf94d803b6895 1 parent 7441a29
Preston Holmes authored April 09, 2013
9  docs/internals/contributing/triaging-tickets.txt
@@ -119,7 +119,14 @@ Beyond that there are several considerations:
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 * **Accepted + No Flags**
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   The ticket is valid, but no one has submitted a patch for it yet. Often this
-  means you could safely start writing a patch for it.
+  means you could safely start writing a patch for it. This is generally more
+  true for the case of accepted bugs than accepted features. A ticket for a bug
+  that has been accepted means that the issue has been verified by at least one
+  triager as a legitimate bug - and should probably be fixed if possible. An
+  accepted new feature may only mean that one triager thought the feature would
+  be good to have, but this alone does not represent a consensus view or imply
+  with any certainty that a patch will be accepted for that feature. Seek more
+  feedback before writing an extensive patch if you are in doubt.
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 * **Accepted + Has Patch**
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