Bug 165508 - Have an option to automatically add a comment to cross-referenced bugs
Have an option to automatically add a comment to cross-referenced bugs
Product: Fedora Infrastructure
Classification: Retired
Component: update system (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Luke Macken
Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2005-08-09 18:25 EDT by Dave Malcolm
Modified: 2016-09-19 22:36 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: 1.0
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Last Closed: 2005-08-22 15:59:03 EDT
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Description Dave Malcolm 2005-08-09 18:25:00 EDT
The update system already has a list of bug IDs that are fixed by an update.

Could it use XML-RPC to automatically create a comment in all linked bugs when
an update is pushed? (either for testing or for final).  It could give details
of the package and where to find it, and request testing etc.

Additionally, could it automatically close the linked bugs when a final update
is pushed? (could be more

I'm not sure exactly what the interraction model should be in the tools, but
there are plenty of possibilities here.
Comment 1 Luke Macken 2005-08-15 23:21:42 EDT

If you can think of a better default comment, feel free to let me know.
Comment 2 Dave Malcolm 2005-08-22 13:52:56 EDT
Didn't seem to work for me for this update:

Bug #160832 didn't get an automatic comment when the update was pushed and the
email sent.
Comment 3 Luke Macken 2005-08-22 15:59:03 EDT
Forgot to `cvs update` on porkchop to get the code to do this.  Should be fixed.

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