On Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 10:13:59AM +1000, Fraser Tweedale wrote: > On Mon, Nov 24, 2014 at 09:23:50AM +0100, Martin Kosek wrote: > > On 11/24/2014 08:39 AM, Fraser Tweedale wrote: > > > Hi all, > > > > > > The precise meaning and usage of the "Needs UI design" field in Trac > > > is not clear to me. It has five values: > > > > > > - <blank> > > > - Not needed > > > - Review > > > - Consult > > > - Design > > > > > > What is the purpose of this field and the meanings of the different > > > values? And a more general question: is there a resource anywhere > > > that explains the various fields in the FreeIPA Trac? > > > > Hi Fraser, > > > > The addition Trac ticket metadata are usually added quite organically, as > > they > > are needed. I am not aware of a page that would describe them. If the field > > is > > not clear just from the description, it means it is possibly badly designed > > :-) > > > > Needs UI design in particular was used to select tickets that needs, well, > > UI > > review from UX specialist. > > > > But given it is not used on a frequent basis > > (https://fedorahosted.org/freeipa/query?uxd=!&uxd=!Not+needed&status=assigned&status=new&status=reopened&order=priority&col=id&col=summary&col=status&col=type&col=priority&col=milestone&col=component) > > I would personally just remove it and use keyword for this one time usage > > (like > > "ux-required") to make tickets smaller. > > > > HTH, > > Martin > > Thanks Martin, that does help. > > I'll not remove the field just now but I will make a page on the > wiki about this. There we can codify semantics of fields and common > tags, and indicate fields that are candidates for removal.
I made a page on the Trac wiki for documenting these things: https://fedorahosted.org/freeipa/wiki/TicketFields. It is also linked on the front page of the Trac. _______________________________________________ Freeipa-devel mailing list Freeipafirstname.lastname@example.org https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/freeipa-devel