[Project_owners] Bugzilla problems

Matthew Wilson matthew at mjwilson.demon.co.uk
Mon Feb 13 20:30:06 EST 2006

David Boswell wrote:
> This is a hold over from when all bugs were defaced by someone about a
> year ago.  At the time, we decided to limit new users' ability to edit
> bugs.  Currently, new users are giving edit access on request of the
> project owner.  The defacing event happened a while ago though, so I
> think the need to change people's permissions is not widely known
> anymore.
> We can either do a better job of explaining this situation on the site
> so people will know what to do if they don't have access or we can
> revert to the original situation where any user can edit bugs.
> For now, if anyone sends a list of people they want to give edit access
> to feedback at mozdev.org, we'll fix their permissions.

What does "editing a bug" mean in this circumstance? Changing the 
fields? Or just adding a comment?

It seems odd that users can raise bugs, but not then add a comment to 
that bug. Is that fixable?


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