RedmineIssues » History » Version 6

Tom Rochette, 2010-01-11 16:23
Added links to RedmineRoles + minor corrections.

1 1 Thomas Lecavelier
h1. Issue Tracking 
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3 3 Mischa The Evil
Issues are the heart of the Redmine business. An issue is bound to a project, owned by a user, can be related to a version, etc.
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h2. Adding a new issue
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7 6 Tom Rochette
People can create a new issue when they meet the [[RedmineRoles|roles and permissions]] configured by the Redmine Administrator ([[RedmineRoles#Permissions|Role: Issue Tracking > Add Issues]]).
8 4 Mischa The Evil
When creating a new issue, one of the most important items is the [[RedmineIssueTrackingSetup#Trackers|tracker field]], which defines the nature of the issue. By default, Redmine comes with three different trackers: _bug_, _feature_, and _support_.
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h2. Updating an existing issue
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12 1 Thomas Lecavelier
(TODO: describe and upload a screen-shot of update panel)
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14 5 Anthony Cartmell
h2. Editing an existing issue's Subject or Description
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16 6 Tom Rochette
In order to edit an existing issue, your role has to have the [[RedmineRoles#Permissions|Issue Tracking > Edit Issues]] right. This right gives you a _(More)_ link after the Change Properties section title in the "Update issue" panel.
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18 5 Anthony Cartmell
Clicking on the _(More)_ link will bring-up an editable copy of the Subject and Description of the issue.
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p=. !RedmineEditIssue_More_Link.png!