[haiku-development] Re: Altering Trac's ticket workflow

  • From: Niels Reedijk <niels.reedijk@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 22 Dec 2009 23:10:23 +0100

Hi,

2009/12/22 PulkoMandy <pulkomandy@xxxxxxxxx>:
>> Nonetheless, for clarity purposes it is entirely possible to introduce
>> the 'working-on-it' stage! I'm neutral to this point.
>
> I'm not sure it add clarity. Adding it would not solve any problem with the
> current workflow (new/nobody > new/owned > accepted > fixed) and would
> likely add some confusion. I like the current system with only 3 states that
> are clear for a regular user :
>
> -New : no one is working on it
> -Accepted : someone is looking at it
> -Fixed : not a bug anymore

Okay, but you realize that they will become four statuses right:

New, Assigned, Accepted and Resolved...

> Other states would make trac look more complex and make users avoid it.

I would say it depends on how intuitive the statuses are, I think the
four new ones are intuitive enough.

N>

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