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Re: Replace "affects me" of launchpad in gitlab?


The weight field is the value that Launchpad displayed for the "flame"
icon. I am not sure if normal users are able to modify that field though,
so we are currently thinking of using the thumbs-up to say that people
support the issue/that it affects them.


On Thu, Dec 5, 2019 at 10:22 AM Eeli Kaikkonen <eeli.kaikkonen@xxxxxxxxx>

> Which feature of gitlab issues replaces voting "affects me" in launchpad?
> Thumb up?
> I dislike the "thumb up" cliche because it's overused everywhere and has
> become almost meaningless or can be interpreted in many ways. Also it
> wouldn't match with thumb down here - would that mean "doesn't affect me"?
> BTW, how are "weight" and "popularity" calculated, what do they mean?
> Eeli Kaikkonen
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