[Numpy-discussion] Issue tracking

Thouis (Ray) Jones thouis@gmail....
Sat Jun 23 04:30:04 CDT 2012


On Sat, Jun 23, 2012 at 11:13 AM, Ralf Gommers
<ralf.gommers@googlemail.com> wrote:
>
>
> On Sat, Jun 23, 2012 at 11:03 AM, Thouis (Ray) Jones <thouis@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>>
>> On Fri, Jun 22, 2012 at 7:29 PM, Ralf Gommers
>> <ralf.gommers@googlemail.com> wrote:
>> >
>> >
>> > On Fri, Jun 22, 2012 at 9:49 AM, Thouis (Ray) Jones <thouis@gmail.com>
>> > wrote:
>> >>
>> >> On Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 7:43 PM, Travis Oliphant <travis@continuum.io>
>> >> wrote:
>> >> > I have turned on issue tracking and started a few labels.   Feel free
>> >> > to
>> >> > add
>> >> > more / adjust the names as appropriate.     I am trying to find
>> >> > someone
>> >> > who
>> >> > can help manage the migration from Trac.
>> >>
>> >> Are the github issues set up sufficiently for Trac to be disabled and
>> >> github to take over?
>> >
>> >
>> > You lost me here. You were going to set up a test site where we could
>> > see
>> > the Trac --> Github conversion could be tested, before actually pushing
>> > that
>> > conversion to the numpy Github repo. If you sent a message that that was
>> > ready, I must have missed it.
>> >
>> > The current state of labels on https://github.com/numpy/numpy/issues is
>> > also
>> > far from complete (no prios, components).
>>
>> I wasn't completely clear.  What I meant to ask:
>>
>> "Are the github issues (and labels) set up well enough for Trac to be
>> disabled for accepting new bugs and to point users filing new bugs to
>> github instead?"
>>
>> (The answer to which is "no", based on your reply).
>
>
> I don't think it's a problem that a few issues have already been filed on
> Github, but we'll have to properly label them by hand later.
>
> Making Github the default or only option now would be a bit strange. It
> would be better to first do the conversion, or at least have it far enough
> along that we have agreed on workflow and labels to use.

My concern is that transitioning first would define the
workflow/labels based on what's in Trac, rather than on what would
work best with github.  But maybe the best way to move things forward
is to do the transition to a test project, and see what comes out.

Ray Jones


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