How do we want CC list or commenter "does not match" to work??

David Miller justdave at
Fri Feb 6 23:28:45 UTC 2004

On 2/6/2004 11:54 AM -0800, Myk Melez wrote:

> Joel Peshkin wrote:
>> I am looking for input from the development team on bug 226434.
>> Today, a search for CC list member doesn't match justdave, will return
>> every bug on which someone other than justdave is copied and there
>> seems to be no way to express that I am looking for bug on which
>> justdave is not copied.
>> I believe I can teach how to do this.  The question is....
>> how do we want this to look from the UI?
> We want it to look the same.  The overwhelming majority of people
> searching on "CC list member doesn't match justdave" are looking for
> bugs where justdave isn't on the list, not bugs where someone other than
> justdave is on the list, so we should make it work the way people expect.

The other question is....

how do you do it from SQL?

I can't think of any SQL to produce that which doesn't involve subselects
(and would probably be a major performance hit, even if we required a new
enough version of MySQL to do it that way).
Dave Miller      Project Leader, Bugzilla Bug Tracking System   

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