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Subject: Re: [boost] Trac request states - suggestion
From: Paul A. Bristow (pbristow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-05-14 05:14:51

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Boost [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of Neil Groves
> Sent: 14 May 2014 09:43
> To: boost_at_[hidden]
> Subject: [boost] Trac request states - suggestion
> Dear Boost Developers,
> While working with Trac to maintain Boost.Range I find that I frequently have
> issues but they are not ready to be merged to master due to the release
schedule. I
> haven't noticed a way in Trac to denote that the issue is fixed and waiting to
> merged. This means that I frequently look up tickets that I have forgotten I
> fixed. It also means that I have a sub-optimal process for merging to master.
> I wondered if we might be able to squeeze in a "fixed in branch" field. It
would help
> me considerably. Do other developers think this would help?

Yes - I think states of

 'fixed in develop' (awaiting possible user feedback?)

 'fixed in master' branches (really believed fixed)

 'fixed in release 1.xx' would be good. (fix has actually hit the streets)

(Of course not having to remember to update would be even better but ...)


Paul A. Bristow
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