bugzilla issue: my bulk-change powers foiled! [was Re: A Heads-Up: moving all FC3 bugs to "needinfo"]

Matthew Miller mattdm at mattdm.org
Mon Jul 10 20:12:26 UTC 2006

On Mon, Jul 10, 2006 at 03:59:12PM -0400, David Lawrence wrote:
> Any change is always better using the UI for couple reasons. One, it
> does proper email notification if the change is important to others, and
> two it updates all of the different activity tables so that proper
> history is maintained. It is possible to do some changes from a script
> or direct db access but then you have to remember to update all of the
> other places that need it as well and not just the values in the main
> bugs table. I have thought about adding a checkbox to the multiple bug
> edit form that will essentially disable email notifications for those
> who just want to make a simple change but generate unnecessary spam. But
> that functionality is not there yet.

Okay, just making sure. I actually _want_ to generate a bunch of messages
with this. :)

Matthew Miller           mattdm at mattdm.org          <http://mattdm.org/>
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