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bug #22181: abandon gna bugtracker in favor of redmine

Submitted by:  Chris Beck <involution>
Submitted on:  Thu Jun 12 15:44:29 2014  
Category: Feature RequestSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group:  None of the others
Status: InvalidPrivacy: Public
Assigned to: NoneOpen/Closed: Closed
Release: 1.13.0-devOperating System: Linux Mint 16

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Mon Jun 16 01:53:16 2014, comment #3:

Please use the devs ML for discussing this kind of meta issues.

Ignacio R. Morelle <shadowmaster>
Project Administrator
Fri Jun 13 18:50:38 2014, comment #2:

IMO the mailing list is a better place to discuss this.

Mark de Wever <mordante>
Project Member
Thu Jun 12 15:46:58 2014, comment #1:

Also there was some earlier post where Sapient complained bitterly about gna rejecting his hotmail account as spam or something, and getting no reaction after repeatedly reporting it as a bug to their system.

Chris Beck <involution>
Project Member
Thu Jun 12 15:44:29 2014, original submission:

It looks like we intended to do this but got distracted or didn't answer all of the questions we had before executing?


I'm sure redmine has many merits, but I'm just as motivated by the drawbacks of the current bugtracker:

1.) Generates untrusted certificate warnings when you follow bugs.wesnoth.org link, which surely deters users from reporting.

2.) Requires user to answer an inane trivia question about git as a CAPTCHA question.

3.) Savane formatting is wonky and difficult to use correctly, also you can't edit your post after it's been made to fix the formatting mistakes.

Chris Beck <involution>
Project Member


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