Bugzilla as CMF product?
gerv at mozilla.org
Wed Oct 23 17:30:45 UTC 2002
> Considering that, last I recall, Mozilla.org was planned to move to a
> Zope/CMF-based infrastructure at some point in the future
If this ever happens, it'll be a long way off. It foundered on
objections among staff, and the people working on it haven't come back
with another proposal. I'm not really involved any more.
> out of the loop so long), has anybody considered creating a Zope port of
Why would you want to do that? A lot of work for not much gain, as I see it.
> see what I can crank out. The idea of an integrated workflow management
> tool, and a bug-tracking system that respects that workflow and
> inherited user rights with a database-agnostic back-end, is very
If you want to share user rights, use LDAP.
Why do you need a database-agnostic back end? Just use the right tool
for the job - in Bugzilla's case, MySQL.
If your workflow is so complex that there needs to be automatic syncing
between Zope and Bugzilla (rather than manually updating each with
changes), then consider simplifying your workflow :-)
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