On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 10:45 PM, Jon Robson <jdlrobson(a)gmail.com> wrote:
This is long overdue and kudos to all involved.
I'm already noticing the more useful side effects such as the url
change, performance and the better formatted emails
On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 12:56 PM, Sumana Harihareswara
> On 12/04/2012 11:44 AM, Andre Klapper wrote:
is operational again and is now running the
>> latest stable version (4.2.4, before was 4.0.9).
>> Big thanks to Daniel Zahn from the ops team for upgrading!
>> All fame belongs to him!
> Much appreciation to Andre and to Daniel for their many hours of work on
> this, and on their previous security upgrade of Bugzilla.
>> I've done some quick testing, and to my surprise stuff like "Weekly bug
>> summary" did not break.
>> However, if you see new issues and problems please file a ticket:
>> The only (potential) regression is that we did not apply previous
>> changes to Bugmail.pm, described as "Wikimedia Hack! Pretend global
>> watchers are CCs so we can use their prefs to for instance ignore
>> CC-only mails."
>> New features and improvements of this Bugzilla version:
>> Happy bug reporting!
> I want to emphasize a few of the improvements that I especially love,
> from those release notes:
> * Displaying a bug with many dependencies is now much faster.
> * After you edit a bug, the URL is automatically changed to show_bug.cgi
> instead of process_bug.cgi or the like.
> * User autocompletion is faster (like when you add a cc).
> * Most changes made by BZ admins are now logged to the database, in the
> audit_log table.
> * We can disable older components, versions and milestones.
> And we get more customizability to generally improve the look, feel, and
> workflow of Bugzilla. So, thanks for pushing this, Daniel and Andre!
I didn't see this thread before. Thank you Daniel for the update.
After several days, I can confirm that eases the daily use.
Small functionalities like "Take" instead to set himself as assignee.
About the HTML mails, I like them, it's easier to scan what changed
than the previous format.
Sébastien Santoro aka Dereckson