By Design

At times, you may get a bug report that describes exactly the way that you think the program should work—in other words, a bug that isn't a bug. For example, an e-mail program could be set up to automatically send forged nondelivery reports to a spam folder. A user who wasn't expecting this might report the action as a bug. In that case, By Design would be the most appropriate way to close the bug. Be careful when using this resolution, though; if something works as you designed, but not as end users expect, it might be time to change your design. Alternatively, you might make a note to explicitly spell out this bit of design in the application's documentation.

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