Prefs Removal Proposal

Frédéric Buclin lpsolit at
Wed Aug 29 17:18:58 UTC 2007

> proxy_url: Instead, use OS's mechanism for getting web content.

Many users reported problems about their proxy not being used correctly.
That's the reason we introduced it and I *really* see no reason to
remove this parameter.

> commentonreassignbycomponent: don't see the point of this

No reason to remove this one but leaving the other ones alone.

> Bug Moving: rip it all out; I bet it no longer works

It always worked correctly and still works fine.

> mybugstemplate: the My Bugs link should be a saved search added to the
> new account, and treated like one, rather than a special undeletable
> link. This means it's not necessary for admins to be able to edit it.

And how do you set the default one for new accounts without the ability
to define it in a parameter?

I remind you that this topic will be discussed at our next Bugzilla
meeting next Tuesday (Sept. 4th).


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