Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of TracWorkflow


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Jul 30, 2021, 7:41:27 AM (14 months ago)
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    4141== Additional Ticket Workflows
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    43 There are example workflows provided in the Trac source tree, see [trac:source:branches/1.4-stable/contrib/workflow contrib/workflow] for `.ini` config sections. One of those may be a good match for what you want. They can be pasted into the `[ticket-workflow]` section of your `trac.ini` file. However, if you have existing tickets then there may be issues if those tickets have states that are not in the new workflow.
     43There are example workflows provided in the Trac source tree, see [trac:source:branches/1.4-stable/contrib/workflow contrib/workflow] for `.ini` config sections. One of those may be a good match for what you want. They can be pasted into the `[ticket-workflow]` section of your `trac.ini` file. However, if you have existing tickets then there may be issues if those tickets have states that are not in the new workflow. 
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    4545Here are some [trac:WorkFlow/Examples diagrams] of the above examples.
     
    4949'''Note''': Ticket "statuses" or "states" are not separately defined. The states a ticket can be in are automatically generated by the transitions defined in a workflow. Therefore, creating a new ticket state simply requires defining a state transition in the workflow that starts or ends with that state.
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    51 In the `[ticket-workflow]` section of `trac.ini`, each entry is an action that may be taken on a ticket.
     51In the `[ticket-workflow]` section of `trac.ini`, each entry is an action that may be taken on a ticket. 
    5252For example, consider the `accept` action from `simple-workflow.ini`:
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    6969 - ''actionname''`.set_owner` may optionally specify a comma delimited list of users that will be used to populate the select, or a single user. Groups and permissions may also be included in the list //(Since 1.1.3)//. When groups or permissions are specified the select is populated with all members of the group or all users that possess the permission.
    7070- **set_owner_to_self** -- Sets the owner to the logged in user.
    71 - **may_set_owner** -- Sets the owner to the selected or entered owner. Defaults to the existing owner. //(Since 1.1.2)//.
     71- **may_set_owner** -- Sets the owner to the selected or entered owner. Defaults to the existing owner. //(Since 1.1.2)//. 
    7272- **del_resolution** -- Clears the resolution field.
    7373- **set_resolution** -- Sets the resolution to the selected value.
     
    102102}}}
    103103
    104 The transition to `*` (`-> *`) means the workflow operation determines the next status. The only configurable ticket workflow operation that determines the next status is `leave_status`. However, another workflow controller can operate on an action with new status `*` and determine the next status.
    105 
    106104This also shows the use of the `.default` attribute. This value is expected to be an integer, and the order in which the actions are displayed is determined by this value. The action with the highest `.default` value is listed first, and is selected by default. The rest of the actions are listed in order of decreasing `.default` values.
    107105If not specified for an action, `.default` is 0. The value may be negative.
     
    199197reassign_reviewing = reviewing -> *
    200198reassign_reviewing.label = reassign review
    201 reassign_reviewing.operations = set_owner, leave_status
     199reassign_reviewing.operations = set_owner
    202200reassign_reviewing.permissions = TICKET_MODIFY
    203201}}}
     
    232230review.permissions = TICKET_MODIFY
    233231reassign_reviewing = reviewing -> *
    234 reassign_reviewing.operations = set_owner, leave_status
     232reassign_reviewing.operations = set_owner
    235233reassign_reviewing.label = reassign review
    236234reassign_reviewing.permissions = TICKET_MODIFY
     
    249247== Ideas for next steps
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    251 Enhancement ideas for the workflow system should be filed as enhancement tickets against the [trac:query:?status=assigned&status=new&status=reopened&keywords=~workflow&component=ticket+system ticket system] component.  You can also document ideas on the [trac:TracIdeas/TracWorkflow TracIdeas/TracWorkflow] page.
     249Enhancement ideas for the workflow system should be filed as enhancement tickets against the [trac:query:?status=assigned&status=new&status=reopened&keywords=~workflow&component=ticket+system ticket system] component.  You can also document ideas on the [trac:TracIdeas/TracWorkflow TracIdeas/TracWorkflow] page.