Bugzilla as a discussion forum

Christian Robottom Reis kiko at async.com.br
Thu Mar 25 23:36:16 UTC 2004

On Thu, Mar 25, 2004 at 10:07:52PM +0000, Gervase Markham wrote:
> Christian Robottom Reis wrote:
> >Not necessarily, and most probably not. But it would be nice to have
> >something like "Reporter comment", "QA comment", "Assignee comment"
> >because you can expect those parties won't be just adding random noise
> >to the discussion.
> Would this be "current reporter comment" or "reporter-at-the-time 
> comment"? The former can be done easily with CSS classes and styles.

Does the bug reporter ever change? 

At any rate, it might be nice for these "types" to be specified in the
database so we could query and filter easily for them.

> >Yeah, agreed. It's bad on some bugs in BMO because, well, BMO has too
> >many [too vocal] users (and perhaps not enough punishment handed out
> >IMO). 
> Perhaps this is the issue; although I've always said, and continue to 
> say, that people should email me with examples of what they think is 
> Bugzilla abuse.

I'll remember that in the future :-)

Take care,
Christian Robottom Reis | http://async.com.br/~kiko/ | [+55 16] 261 2331

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