multiple instance of bugzilla

Joel Peshkin bugreport at
Tue Mar 30 16:14:51 UTC 2004

Boris Baldassari wrote:

>>If there is something that you think can be done in multiple instances
>>but not in a single instance, please mention it here.  I do not think
>>such a thing exists.
>having multiple lifecycle. for example, for one type of record, you have:
>new -> open -> fixed
>and for another type of record you have:
>new -> assigned -> open -> fixed -> approved
>                \-> rejected -> closed
>or whatever (and usually far more complex) other statuses and transitions.
>i believe this can't be achieved in bugzilla without multiple instances
>running (one same or different server(s)), each having it's own lifecycle
>(and type of record).

You would still do better by defining the internal structure of Bugzilla 
to a superset of the states, then using the product to distinguish 
between valid and/or legal state transitions and those you do not want 
to present or permit.

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