[mapserver-dev] http://mapserver.gis.umn.edu and bug numbers

Jeff McKenna jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com
Mon Jun 1 05:12:38 PDT 2020

On 2020-05-31 8:20 a.m., Seth G wrote:
> Hi all,
> There are a few comments referring to (I think) is the old TRAC site before the GitHub migration.
> For example:
> /* Constructor and destructor for webObj
>     http://mapserver.gis.umn.edu/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=579 */
> Do these IDs map to the GitHub numbers? E.g above should now point to https://github.com/mapserver/mapserver/issues/579 ? The issue doesn't seem particularly relevant to the webObj, but it is MapScript related.
> As the TRAC site is offline would it be of benefit to update these links?

Yes they should match exactly.  More details on this:

- http://mapserver.gis.umn.edu/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=579 => 
- you can see the related changes to that ticket in this commit by SeanG 
- the reference to that ticket in web.i is likely a copy/paste error:
   - the web.i changes you referenced were added through ticket 
   - the related changes for ticket 1798 are 


Jeff McKenna
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