Feature #23349

Force comment on status change

Added by JW Fuchs over 5 years ago. Updated over 5 years ago.

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When an issue or feature request has its status changed, especially to status "rejected", comments are very helpful but are often omitted. Could it be implemented, so that a status change requires the comment field to be filled?

Related issues

Related to Redmine - Feature #12236: Option to make Comment field required Closed
Related to Redmine - Feature #5553: Force closing message New 2010-05-19


#1 Updated by Go MAEDA over 5 years ago

  • Related to Feature #12236: Option to make Comment field required added

#2 Updated by Jake Kemme over 5 years ago

We use the custom workflow plugin to accomplish this, which lets you add simple scripts that execute before or after save to add custom behavior such as this.

Plugins Directory ยป Custom Workflows

#3 Updated by JW Fuchs over 5 years ago

Thanks for the hint. I will take at a look at the plugin.

#4 Updated by Go MAEDA almost 5 years ago

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