Minutes of our last Bugzilla meeting

Gervase Markham gerv at mozilla.org
Mon Jul 16 12:41:42 UTC 2007

Frédéric Buclin wrote:
> * Since we released Bugzilla 3.0, many people are complaining about the
> new UI in show_bug.cgi, especially about fieldsets. Maybe should we
> propose a competition to redesign Bugzilla? 

That is a terrible idea, at least if the results of the competition are 
in any way binding. Mozilla had a competition to design a throbber way 
back when, and ended up with something that looked cool for exactly five 
minutes and terrible thereafter.

IMO, this is precisely the wrong way to do UI design.


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