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2019-04-22: Flyspray 1.0-rc9 released See https://github.com/Flyspray/flyspray/releases

ID Category Task Type Severity Summary Status Progress Assigned To Due In Version Opened Last Edited  asc
 1822 Database QueriesFeature RequestMedium No voting for own tasks Closed
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1.02124.01.201306.03.2015 Task Description

You should not be able to vote for tasks you created.

 1845 User InterfaceBug ReportLow Support for short user name Closed
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peterdd1.0112.03.201307.03.2015 Task Description

Greetings!

It is kind of trivial, but if I create a user account whose user name and real name are both short (e.g. user name == "ao", real name == "Ao"), when I stop mouse at my name, the profile box cannot be displayed completely. If I scroll to the right, that box will then disappear.

Attached are images for illustration.

Thanks!

 1952 Backend/CoreBug ReportMedium Funniest bug ever - shooting in the foot Closed
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peterdd1.007.03.201507.03.2015 Task Description

Well, it sounds stupid, but testing also the stupiest things can show flaws..

Ok: If you are admin - even id 1 - you can change your own group from "Admin" to "Basic".

Imaging what happens after you saved the form. :-D

 1951 User InterfaceFeature RequestLow Show profile image on user page Closed
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Psychokiller18881.007.03.201507.03.2015 Task Description

If the user uploaded an avatar image before it should be shown always on his revisits on the user setting page.

The upload image field description then can be named something like

"Replace your profile image by uploading a new one." or "Replace Avatar" ..

 1799 Backend/CoreBug ReportLow Default Sort Option Closed
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Psychokiller18881.0213.12.201210.03.2015 Task Description

Should have default 'sort by'

 1591 Backend/CoreBug ReportLow PostgreSQL Advanced Search is Case-Sensitive; MySQL is  ...Closed
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Jouni Ahto1.0203.08.200919.03.2015 Task Description

I apologize if this is a duplicate... I did search pretty hard for another filing.

Text searches are case-sensitive on PostgreSQL where they aren't on MySQL (I'm guessing MySQL is the desired behavior). When checking the code, it has to do with the use of the 'LIKE' keyword: it's case-insensitive on MySQL and case-sensitive on PostgreSQL.

I fixed it for my own uses by changing it to ILIKE instead (PostgreSQL-only), but a more generic approach would be more appropriate for Flyspray Proper. The Right Way To Fix This™ probably involves a change to ADOdb to allow for an abstraction of the LIKE keyword depending on the database in use. The Mostly-Right Way To Fix This would be to use something generic across MySQL and PostgreSQL like UPPER() or something to compare the data.

 1953 Backend/CoreBug ReportLow do form actions first, then build the anwser page Closed
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1.0207.03.201520.03.2015 Task Description

If you save forms, it can happen that something is changes on the page. ^^

But if you render parts of the answer page before the form action is handled and database changes are made,
the answer page shows old information. Only on an additional request you see the current data.

The wrong way to solve this is making a redirect. Saw this in some other software and it was source of problems.

 1764 Backend/CoreBug ReportLow PostgreSQL: No activity graphs displayed Closed
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Jouni Ahto1.0113.08.201222.04.2015 Task Description

Instead of a activity graph, some broken images are displayed. After minimal investigation I found following error:

Query {SELECT count(date(from_unixtime(event_date))) as val FROM "flyspray_history" h left join "flyspray_tasks" t on t.task_id = h.task_id WHERE t.project_id = ? AND date(from_unixtime(event_date)) = str_to_date(?, '%m/%d/%Y')} with params {4,08/12/2012} Failed! (FEHLER: Funktion from_unixtime(integer) existiert nicht LINE 1: SELECT count(date(from_unixtime(event_date))) as val ^ HINT: Keine Funktion stimmt mit dem angegebenen Namen und den Argumenttypen überein. Sie müssen möglicherweise ausdrückliche Typumwandlungen hinzufügen.)

which points to a missing function "from_unixtime" in PostgreSQL and it is true, it's a mysql specific function. One can build this function on PostgreSQL. stephe did it: https://groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups#!topic/flyspray/_VigAhVd-CU. If ever possible don't use these specific functions or this will break all database compatibilities with other than mysql

 1954 EmailTODOHigh Change "No HTML in E-Mails" Option  Closed
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Jouni Ahtopeterdd1.01607.03.201523.04.2015 Task Description

Emails should be sent in both formats within one Email, not either text or HTML.

It is the choice of the users email program if he sees the messages as html or plain text.

So in best case we can drop this option when implemented and make Flyspray a bit more easier to administer?

 1841 User InterfaceBug ReportLow "created user" in event log leads to "This task does no ...Closed
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peterdd1.0105.03.201323.04.2015 Task Description

I searched but found nothing related, so pardon me if there is a duplicate.

When admin searches for event logs, choose "Created" or "Deleted" in "user" area, and in the result, click "Detailed information", a box will pop up. If the admin click on the box, I expect him to enter a page to edit the user's details. However, an error message ("This task does not exist") will pop up instead.

 2015 NotificationsBug ReportMedium notification if category was changed Closed
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Jouni Ahto1.0122.07.201531.07.2015 Task Description

If the category of a task was changed, the receivers of notifications for this task
only get the category ids, but not the name of the category in their notification.

 1517 NotificationsBug ReportMedium Jabber configuration prevents scheduler from sending ma ...Closed
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Jouni Ahto1.0514.11.200804.08.2015 Task Description

An existing Jabber configuration in the admin backend prevents the scheduler from sending mails, deleting the Jabber account data let it work again. Anyway, the normal messages in case of a task's changes are sent properly with or without the Jabber configuration.

 2026 Backend/CoreBug ReportMedium 'add a link' on comment broken Closed
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1.0112.08.201523.08.2015 Task Description

An added link in a comment seems to not be saved or shown after edit.

 2027 User InterfaceBug ReportMedium missing abort button on 'edit comment' Closed
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1.012.08.201509.09.2015 Task Description

no task description

1978User InterfaceBug ReportLowCompensate degraded usability due added token system an...Confirmed
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1.0516.03.201512.10.2015 Task Description

Due to the needed implementation of an anti csrf system into Flyspray 1.0,
this are a side effect issues we need to address:

Due the required replacement of action links to form buttons:

  • The user cannot just see anymore the target url of the action by hovering over the link. We can compensate that in the simpliest case by using the title-tag as additional info to the user. Trust not full reestabilished that way, but better than nothing and user has fear to click a form button.

Javascriptless CSS3-toggles:

  • Some clickable labels don’t show pointer icon when :hover. CSS issue, easy fix.
 2035 Backend/CoreBug ReportMedium permissions in project should overwrite those from glob ...Closed
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peterdd1.0320.08.201527.10.2015 Task Description

I’m not sure this is a bug or this behavior is intended.

I have a user who belongs to a “basic” group but he’s a projects manager in one of the projects.

We have noticed he is not able to edit their own comments or tasks even though this feature is enabled in project managers group within this particular project.
I could only fix it by enabling these features in the global basic group, but I feel the project group setting should overwrite those from global groups.

2078User InterfaceBug ReportMediumlayout of requested close on small displaysNew
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1.026.10.201529.10.2015 Task Description

currently absolute positioning overlapping deny button and not full visible

Possible better solution:

  • cssbased toggle
  • left:50%; width:300px;margin-left:-150px;margin-top:50px;
2075NotificationsBug ReportHighToo spammy notifications under some circumstancesRequires testing
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1.019.10.201503.11.2015 Task Description

danoh on github wants to work on patch. Couldn’t find him here..

1950User InterfaceTODOMediumSolve confusing Flyspray group settings vs Project grou...Confirmed
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1.0907.03.201511.11.2015 Task Description

This is taken from FS#1753:

The second reason being there is no way that I know of to automatically set a project usergroup to new members. I only have 1 project, but it seems the Global groups aren’t working (can still see tasks if “View Tasks” is unchecked) and I don’t know how to fix that.

And what I have to say - it is hard to tell if you are on the Flyspray admin settings area or on the admin settings of a project.

Cheapest way is adding some CSS to distinguish this for the user.

But there is in fact more to do to make it user friendly.

  • TODO: list configurations for project(task types, categories, ..) in Manage Project should also show the system wide list values as hint to avoid duplication.
  • TODO: project user groups overview should show system wide user group infos as info for project managers to avoid unnecessary complicated configuration settings.
  • TODO: visualize related permissions that can overrule eachother like ‘view_task’ overrules ‘view_own_tasks’ to avoid misconfigurations
 2080 User InterfaceFeature RequestMedium Unfinished UI for task list secondary sort setting Closed
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peterdd1.0129.10.201512.11.2015 Task Description

In the Look and Feel settings for a project, there’s a grayed out setting that says:

[[defaultorderby2]] (not implemented yet)

For a proper release this should be either implemented or removed from the UI.

It would be great to have this implemented, because without it I can’t seem to get the same good sorting I had in 0.9.9.6. In that version I had tasks sorted by severity and then newest open date first, but in 1.0-beta2 if I sort by severity I now get oldest open date first.

 1996 User InterfaceBug ReportLow readd ajax_load.gif to CleanFS/ Closed
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Jordan MendlerPsychokiller18881.0204.06.201517.11.2015 Task Description

The loading graphic ajax_load.gif was removed with the classic theme bluey/
and not copied in the same step to the later default theme directory.

So every javascript call to showPreview() results in a 404 request for that ajax_load.gif.

Someone with permissions to upload files can readd this please? You find the ajax_load.gif in github versions before july 2014.

 1963 Backend/CoreTODOLow Review/Test current source for 1.0 with .htaccess Rewr ...Closed
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Psychokiller18881.0311.03.201511.02.2016 Task Description

.htaccess enables the mapping of nicer looking URLs to the default get parameter requests.

After all our changes for FS 1.0 we should review if it works well together when enabling .htaccess for the Rewrite Rules.

Maybe we have to update Rewrite Rules if there are added features that are good candidates for nicer urls.

 1174 Backend/CoreTODOMedium TODO List for 1.0 Closed
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1.0341927.01.200702.03.2016 Task Description

A list what could/should be done for 1.0

  • language for email/jabber notification currently depends on sender(user who changes something), not the recipients preferences - needs loading translation everytime to the recipients prefered language changes in the sending loop. done.
  • Provide functionality similar to bugzilla 3.0 “whining” (Custom scheduled notifications) reminder (schedule.php) is working again . Setup a cronjob for that.
  • get rid of modify.inc.php (make do-modes pluggable)
  • database transactions
  • new templating engine (eval free)
  • user area (summed up notifications, own notes)
  • remove the usage of $_REQUEST and the Req class (only reduce)
  • add two checkboxes SSL and TLS to the SMTP configuration section in order to permit usage on servers that requires them (f.e gmail)
  • permit multiple flyspray installations with a single codebase.
  • Make threaded mail really work.
  • Localize the Installer/Upgrader
  • Upgrade to SwiftMailer v3 (when released for PHP4)
  • simplify task changes ( FS#1203 )? quick-edit is enough
  • link to dokuwiki syntax
  • replace FS prefix
  • lock password capability?
  • auto-close tasks...
  • restrict assignees (group permission → “show for assignees”, default 1)
  • last-edited-by column, others,  FS#1330  (redundancy table?)
  • for upgrading, to not make all fields project level?
  • remove all usage of split() and ereg_* functions, this include sending patches to external libraries.
  • Social networking authentification (Google, OpenID, Oauth, Facebook, Yahoo)

Things that will not be done in 1.0:

  • conversion scripts for most popular BTS - All of Flyspray data is stored in database. It should not be too hard to create a conversion script, at least from the Flyspray side. Do you need a conversion script to or from Flyspray? Tell us.
  • allow personal ordering of fields (FS 1.1 or later), see FS#2013
  • Add an option for SSL login - If you want a secure Flyspray, configure your webserver to only talk TLS/SSL, not unencrypted HTTP. Flyspray can help by hardening its source for TLS/SSL only sending, ask peterdd if it’s a requirement for you.

Things planned for 1.1:

  • Find no longer used functions in the code and remove them

Not planned yet:

  • Add support for both sqlite and mssql. But you can try your own experiments, we use adodb that supports a wide range of databases.
 2051 Backend/CoreBug ReportCritical During upgrade need to set reasonable defaults for any  ...Closed
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1.0612.09.201502.03.2016 Task Description

Since there are new prefs adding in, if anything is missing during an upgrade, we need to set reasonable defaults to avoid error messages. Here are some I see are missing:

url_rewriting
pages_welcome_msg
emailNoHTML
enable_avatars
hide_emails
only_oauth_reg
need_approval
active_oauths
max_vote_per_day
votes_per_project

2039Installer and UpgraderTODOLowReview INSTALL, README, documentation files for release...New
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1.023.08.201509.04.2016 Task Description

Check if the install, setup and upgrade instruction are correct:

  • dev/github versions (using composer for dependency resolving)
  • release versions (using composer or complete bundled binary releases containing all dependencies (ADODB, oauth2, ..)
 2113 Backend/CoreBug ReportMedium invalid priority 'very high' (priority6, was 'flash' in ...Closed
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peterdd1.0203.04.201609.04.2016
 2133 User InterfaceBug ReportMedium Cannot register username containing "-_." characters (a ...Closed
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1.0207.06.201630.06.2016
2074User InterfaceBug ReportMediumOpening tasks from tasklistNew
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1.0318.10.201518.07.2016
 2120 Backend/CoreBug ReportMedium anonymous task creation in restricted project not possi ...Closed
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peterdd1.0219.04.201601.08.2016
2135Backend/CoreBug ReportHigh"Modify own tasks" does not function correctly when add...Confirmed
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1.013107.06.201622.08.2016
2201APIBug ReportHighI got Fatal Error on the Github OAuthUnconfirmed
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1.0107.09.201609.09.2016
2207Backend/CoreBug ReportHighNonpublic project titles and project description exposi...Confirmed
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1.0123.09.201629.09.2016
 2213 Backend/CoreBug ReportMedium fix warnings with PHP7 Closed
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1.017.10.201624.10.2016
2221Installer and UpgraderInformationLowNotices on install with PHP7New
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1.0124.10.201624.10.2016
2089Backend/CoreBug ReportMediumadding same taskid as subtask or related task should be...New
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1.0207.11.201518.11.2016
 2195 Backend/CoreTODOHigh Release Flyspray 1.0-rc2/rc3/rc4 Closed
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peterdd1.015.08.201608.12.2016
 2326 Backend/CoreBug ReportLow Roadmap does not show future version Closed
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1.0412.01.201723.01.2017
2453Backend/CoreBug ReportMediumvalidate category before storing a new taskNew
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1.014.12.201714.12.2017
2121Backend/CoreBug ReportMedium'my assigned tasks' uses like %?% search instead of use...Confirmed
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1.0319.04.201603.02.2018
 2310 Backend/CoreBug ReportMedium Default entry to project creates endless loop Closed
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1.0205.11.201607.02.2018
2044Database QueriesBug ReportHighNeed set_charset for DB connect in config fileConfirmed
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1.019204.09.201506.06.2018
 2189 Installer and UpgraderBug ReportMedium undefined constant ADODB_ASSOC_CASE_NATIVE Warning: Hea ...Closed
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1.0803.08.201615.07.2018
 2450 User InterfaceBug ReportLow Empty avatars appears like broken images Closed
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1.0129.10.201715.07.2018
 2452 Backend/CoreBug ReportHigh deprecated functions since PHP7.2 Closed
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peterdd1.0113.12.201716.07.2018
2491Backend/CoreBug ReportLowgroup member links if project manager but not adminNew
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1.001.09.201801.09.2018
2490User InterfaceBug ReportMediumReset Password's Username field has maxlength of 20 - t...Confirmed
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1.0201.09.201810.09.2018
 2532 Backend/CoreBug ReportMedium spaces before or after a single word search gives too m ...Closed
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1.0111.01.201911.01.2019
 2523 Backend/CoreBug ReportMedium tagname length not checked (was tags containing a comma ...Closed
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peterdd1.06101.11.201824.01.2019
 2102 Backend/CoreBug ReportMedium strict ordering of tags required  Closed
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1.0219.02.201626.01.2019
 2478 Installer and UpgraderFeature RequestLow password / real_name / jabber_id during installation Closed
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peterdd1.0210.08.201826.02.2019
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