Doomed Reports?

Christian Robottom Reis kiko at
Thu Oct 21 13:15:42 UTC 2004

On Thu, Oct 21, 2004 at 12:17:32AM +0100, Gervase Markham wrote:
> >In the version of Bugzilla I currently run at Async (2.17.early) we can
> >get bug counts per engineer. I don't see a way to do that in modern
> >Bugzilla, though I may just be a victim of the UI. 
> You can plot people against statuses on the reporting page, which is 
> pretty close to the old function. 

Oh! I picked Assignee versus Status and indeed, this is precisely what I
wanted. It would be cool to be able to nickname reports as we do
searches (saved reports?), but I assume there's a bug open on that.

Think it's worth putting some effort into?

> Basically, it went away because it was horrible, old, crufty,
> non-localisable, unmaintainable code, and there was a near-equivalent
> replacement in the much more functional new reporting system.

Wow, this is *really* nice work -- if only the UI made it clearer this is
how I should go about getting this sort of information. I'll be thinking
about this in the future, but thanks a lot for now.

Take care,
Christian Robottom Reis | | [+55 16] 3361 2331

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