[Qgis-developer] Qgis-Processing (former Sextante) has two bug trackers

Alexander Bruy alexander.bruy at gmail.com
Tue Mar 25 08:08:24 PDT 2014

+1 from me to make Processing/SEXTANTE subproject if
this keep all tickets categories and allow to see Processing
bugs among QGIS ones

2014-03-24 21:32 GMT+02:00 Alex Mandel <tech_dev at wildintellect.com>:
> As a sub-project, it would show up in queries of the main QGIS ticket
> system, but at the same time be able to have it's own internal categories.
> This to me seems the best compromise. It's really a big plugin with a
> myriad of backends. That complexity is what makes it a little different
> from the others mentioned. The others mentioned could be sub-projects of
> the main QGIS too. In reality all of them are core plugins, but they are
> still plugins. None of them are required to make QGIS work (boot). Hence
> they each have their own category. The challenge here is
> Processing/Sextante(I always call it by both since I do the the
> possibility of Processing stuff that isn't sextante) needs it's own
> categories/sub-categories.
> Also it's really easy for use to try moving it to be a subproject and
> then reassess (Takes about 30 seconds to move it). If it's still not
> right then we can talk about how to move tickets.
> Thanks,
> Alex
> On 03/24/2014 12:05 PM, Filipe Dias wrote:
>> Hi
>> I think Processing tickets should be in the main bug tracker, since GDAL
>> tools, fTools and Grass plugin tickets are also there.
>> Also, Qgis-Processing is a really big (and great) feature, that interests a
>> lot of users, so it makes sense to keep its tickets in the main tracker.
>> Regards
>> F.
>> On Mon, Mar 24, 2014 at 6:02 PM, Alex Mandel <tech_dev at wildintellect.com>wrote:
>>> On 03/24/2014 05:10 AM, Filipe Dias wrote:
>>>> Hi
>>>> QGIS-Processing (former Sextante) has open tickets on two bugtrackers:
>>>> - the plugin bug tracker, built when it was a plugin, but with a lot of
>>>> active tickets -> http://hub.qgis.org/projects/sextante/activity
>>>> - the main bug tracker with a few open tickets ->
>>>> http://hub.qgis.org/projects/quantum-gis/issues
>>>> I understand those two can't be merged in one go, because the
>>>> plugin-bugtracker has categories (QGIS-Processing SAGA GIS,
>>> QGIS-Processing
>>>> GRASS GIS etc) that don't fit in the main bug tracker. But this should be
>>>> solved ASAP, because the current situation is quite confusing
>>>> Regards
>>>> F.
>>> I'm of the opinion that the tracker should continue to be the Plugin
>>> tracker, not the main QGIS tracker. So I'd propse moving any
>>> Sextante/Processing tickets from the main or linking them into the
>>> Plugin tracker.
>>> To me it's still a plugin, just a core plugin but big enough that it's
>>> really a subproject. If we wanted to move the Plugin tracker as a
>>> sub-project of QGIS that would also make sense.
>>> Also Processing bugs aside from Processing not loading aren't
>>> showstoppers for release.
>>> Thanks,
>>> Alex
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