The Road to custome fields [was 2.18]
bugreport at peshkin.net
Mon Mar 8 20:23:28 UTC 2004
A few points from my end....
1) If you have funding for custom fields, I'd suggest you consider the
team members regardless of location. Start by looking for people who
appear on BOTH http://www.bugzilla.org/consulting.html and
2) Can't we start by agreeing we DO want custom fields?? We don't have
to want a bad implementation of it, but we do want a good implementation.
3) Perhaps we can back off of some of the challanges of custom fields by
not requring it to happen entirely through the web interface and
assuming that anyone who wants to use them will be willing to make a few
changes to some files, run checksetup, and even hack some templates. If
we can keep users of customfields from having to understand the whole
schema and Serach.pm, we have helped 90% of the users.
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