Relationships between bugs

David Miller justdave at
Tue May 29 17:21:27 UTC 2007

Gervase Markham wrote on 5/29/07 11:35 AM:

> I don't think a custom field is the right solution. IMO, custom fields
> are best when they are information that pertains only to a single bug,
> and which has no special display requirements. "Customer name", that
> sort of thing. Dependencies link bugs together, and have special display
> requirements (dependencytree.cgi and dependencygraph.cgi). This makes me
> think that a general system for relating bugs together should be part of
> the core code.

Well, you could change the blocks and depends to "interbug relationship"
and allow custom relationship types. :)

Dave Miller                         
System Administrator, Mozilla Corporation
Project Leader, Bugzilla Bug Tracking System

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