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From: Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Cc: Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Bugzilla - New Default Status Workflow
Date: Sun, 06 Mar 2011 13:51:42
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Bugzilla - New Default Status Workflow by Ulrich Mueller
On Sun, Mar 6, 2011 at 7:09 PM, Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o> wrote:
>>>>>> On Sun, 6 Mar 2011, Christian Ruppert wrote: > >> This will convert the status of all bugs using the following >> system: > >>   "NEW" will become "CONFIRMED" > > Weird. How can a newly added bug be "CONFIRMED", unless someone has > taken some action to confirm it? > >> This change will be immediate. The history of each bug will also be >> changed so that it appears that these statuses were always in >> existence. > > So all bugs currently marked as "NEW" or "REOPENED" will change their > status to "CONFIRMED"? That doesn't look right to me. Would that > status change be visible in the bug's history? > >> So, do we want the new workflow or do we want to keep the old? > > If the new workflow implies such status changes on existing bugs, then > keep the old one please. >
The link to the docs which idl0r gave says that it's optional to convert existing status changes. They gave a perl script to do the conversion. -- ~Nirbheek Chauhan Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team