[webkit-dev] Removing keywords from resolved bugs
Joost de Valk
webkit-dev at joostdevalk.nl
Tue Jan 31 23:36:51 PST 2006
My vote would be for adapting Bugzilla. Though I tend to agree with Eric
and have removed keywords from bugs before, David Kilzer's idea seems
easier to implement and less work to maintain :) . As i am also an
Opendarwin admin, i'll be happy to look into it :)
Eric Seidel wrote:
> I think that in many cases ("Regression" and "HasReduction" being two)
> it doesn't make much sense for resolved bugs to carry keywords
> ("Regression" from what?).
> That said, I had intended to only remove the "Regression" keyword to
> clean up the "known regressions list", and mistakenly removed all of
> I'm not sure what the "official" policy on
> keywords-attached-to-resolved bugs is. My impression was that we
> generally removed them after resolution. Perhaps it's something which
> needs to be discussed more generally? Do you have a suggested policy?
> I'm not currently on #webkit (not feeling particularly well), but
> would be happy to discuss this with you or others at a later time.
> On Jan 31, 2006, at 10:23 PM, David D. Kilzer wrote:
>> Is there a reason for removing keywords from Resolved bugs? Is it
>> just so that the Keywords page on Bugzilla will reflect an "accurate"
>> count of unresolved bugs with that keyword, and to make it easier to
>> search for unresolved bugs with that keyword?
>> In the example below, the comment talked about removing the
>> "Regression" keyword alone, but ended up wiping out every keyword in
>> that bug.
>> Could we modify the Keywords page to list and query for unresolved
>> bugs? Perhaps provide two columns for each keyword: one of
>> unresolved bugs and one of total bugs?
>> I'd be happy to provide a patch to Bugzilla to do that if it would
>> stop this keyword removal. Note that others have expressed a
>> displeasure in this removal on #webkit.
>> Begin forwarded message:
>>> From: bugzilla-daemon at opendarwin.org
>>> Date: January 31, 2006 11:20:55 PM CST
>>> To: ddkilzer at kilzer.net
>>> Subject: [Bug 6550] REGRESSION: window.open('myurl', '_self') fails
>>> to load myurl in current window
>>> macdome at opendarwin.org changed:
>>> What |Removed |Added
>>> Keywords|HasReduction, InRadar, |
>>> |Regression |
>>> ------- Comment #14 from macdome at opendarwin.org 2006-01-31 21:20
>>> Removing Regression keyword from bugs already fixed.
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Joost de Valk
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