Bug workflow - a wider view
Christian Robottom Reis
kiko at async.com.br
Thu Jul 5 01:30:31 BST 2007
On Tue, Jul 03, 2007 at 03:37:59PM -0700, Jordan Mantha wrote:
> Overall it seems like maybe we are trying to do too much within
> Ubuntu/Launchpad and maybe we need better methods of forwarding and working
> with upstreams so that we can off-load work where it belongs.
One of the top issues we discussed at last week's Launchpad planning
sprint was how to do better forwarding of bugs upstream. This covered a
number of areas:
- Simplified upstream bug filing, using the user's own credentials,
to both Bugzilla and debbugs
- Comment synchronizing and remote comment display
- Attachment synchronizing
- Other options for credentials for upstream bug filing, using
authentication plugins, special forwarder accounts and more.
- Forwarding of bugs to email addresses (for the
upstream-is-a-mailing-list use case)
These are all improvements scheduled for the next six months in
Launchpad; ask me for specifics in two week's tim and I'll be able to
give you target milestones for them.
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