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Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use?

Author cmpilato
Full name C. Michael Pilato
Date 2009-11-09 07:50:27 PST
Message Greg Stein wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> Now that we're in the Incubator and on our way to becoming an Apache
> project, one of the items that we need to select is which bug tracker
> to use.
>
> I'll preface this with: the ASF does not *mandate* that we use its
> facilities for bug tracking. It only wants source control and the
> original distribution point to be on ASF hardware. I'm not necessarily
> advocating that we keep a separate tracker (user confusion), but it is
> possible. Weigh the pros/cons in your mind.
>
> The ASF provides two bug trackers:
>
> 1) Jira at http://issues.apache.org/jira/
>
> 2) Bugzilla at http://issues.apache​.org/bugzilla/

As long as we have the option, I *strongly* favor using open-source software
(unless doing so causes an unnatural burden due to software suckage).
Unless I'm mistaken, that rules out Jira.

> Lastly: note that since we are not required to use ASF hardware, the
> move to a new issue tracker is not a requirement for Incubator
> graduation. While I hope to see us graduate in about 7 weeks, we can
> take several months to get the issue tracker migration Done Right.

Agreed -- let's take the time to do this right the first time.

--
C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato at collab dot net>
CollabNet <> www.collab.net <> Distributed Development On Demand
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[RFC] which bug tracker to use? gstein Greg Stein 2009-11-09 07:10:12 PST
     Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? cmpilato C. Michael Pilato 2009-11-09 07:50:27 PST
     Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? arfrever Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis 2009-11-12 21:34:36 PST
     Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? markphip Mark Phippard 2009-11-09 07:57:15 PST
     Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? jerenkrantz Justin Erenkrantz 2009-11-09 08:06:25 PST
         Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? hwright Hyrum K. Wright 2009-11-09 08:09:26 PST
     Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? Ivan Zhakov <ivan at visualsvn dot com> Ivan Zhakov <ivan at visualsvn dot com> 2009-11-09 08:13:40 PST
         Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? fugazi Larry Shatzer 2009-11-09 08:20:56 PST
         Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? jerenkrantz Justin Erenkrantz 2009-11-09 08:29:23 PST
             Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? dlr Daniel Rall 2009-11-09 09:34:13 PST
     Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? brane Branko Cibej 2009-11-09 09:45:39 PST
     Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? e_wong Edmund Wong 2009-11-09 16:56:04 PST
     Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? gavinbaumanis Gavin Baumanis 2009-11-09 21:08:16 PST
     Re: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? stylesen Senthil Kumaran S 2009-11-10 00:26:52 PST
     RE: [RFC] which bug tracker to use? rhuijben Bert Huijben 2009-11-10 06:35:46 PST
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