'related to' bugs vs. dependent bugs
fergus at yahoo-inc.com
Thu Aug 30 01:34:00 UTC 2007
In a similar vein to 'related bugs', we have a long-standing request
to implement 'favorite bugs' or 'bugs I'm watching'. This would be
different to CC, insofar as it would be a shorter list of items I'm
really interested in.
fergus sullivan | developer tools team | fergus at yahoo-inc.com | o.
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On Wed 29-Aug-07, at 6p25 , Lisa Henry wrote:
> One of our groups uses bug cloning in their workflow, but the bug
> dependency that is set up is not always what they want. We have
> 'noresolveonopenblockers' turned on. A user poll showed that some
> people do want the resolution blocking feature, others find it
> annoying, and just clear the 'blocks' or 'depends on' field in
> order to resolve the bug. Several users suggested that a third
> field (something like 'related to') along with the 'blocks' and
> 'depends on' would be a solution. We would want the tree view and
> graphing capability, but would not want related bugs to block
> Before I start looking into this, does anyone have suggestions as
> to the best way to accomplish this? I've done a bit of
> customization, but prefer not to if there is a more supported method.
> We are running Bugzilla version: 3.0 (very nice! We just upgraded a
> month or so ago).
> Thanks for any help you can offer,
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