[development] "Accepted" status for issues

Tao Starbow starbow at citris-uc.org
Mon Mar 9 16:52:13 UTC 2009

I like the idea of managing my list with issue tags.  We'd just need to 
be able to see them in the table at http://drupal.org/project/user, and 
filter by them.
Is there an open issue for this?


Derek Wright wrote:
> On Mar 8, 2009, at 6:31 AM, Earnie Boyd wrote:
>> I would like for each project to be able to add or remove statuses to 
>> their liking but I don't have time to work a patch and it isn't as 
>> important as other items on the list.
> That'd be a pain for various reasons.  For one thing, it'd be 
> impossible to filter by status across projects if the set of possible 
> values was different on each project.  Basically, status would become 
> just like component in the current issue queues, and I think that's a 
> step in the wrong direction.
> On Mar 8, 2009, at 7:01 AM, Stella Power wrote:
>> There's already an issue open on d.o about re-organising the issue 
>> status settings - http://drupal.org/node/171350
> I hoped to have time on the flight home to look at this closely, but 
> was dealing with other things.  My initial impression of that proposal 
> (and what Earnie is saying above) is that we need *less* distinct 
> status values, not more.  For all the subtle, fine-grained stuff 
> people keep wanting, that we should use issue tagging (or a separate 
> "Status reason" vocabulary) instead.  But, I'll reply with a more 
> coherent counter-proposal at #171350 when I can.
> Cheers,
> -Derek (dww)

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