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Re: GitLab milestone cleanup


I concur.  It's the purview of the development team to determine when
manpower will be available to implement a wish list issue.  We should
remove the milestone from wish list issues unless someone is planning on
working on them for V6.



On 6/26/20 6:11 AM, Ian McInerney wrote:
> In general, wishlist items should only be given a milestone if they are
> either:
> 1) Actively being worked on by a developer
> 2) Currently on the plan for the release they are milestoned against
> (this one doesn't need a developer assigned/working on them yet)
> Other wishlist items don't get a milestone attached to them. I don't
> think there is a need to have a "future" milestone though, since the
> GitLab interface makes it easy to look through issues with no milestone
> and the wishlist label (it is far easier than Launchpad was).
> -Ian
> On Fri, Jun 26, 2020 at 10:09 AM Eeli Kaikkonen
> <eeli.kaikkonen@xxxxxxxxx <mailto:eeli.kaikkonen@xxxxxxxxx>> wrote:
>     On Fri, Jun 26, 2020 at 8:46 AM Nick Østergaard <oe.nick@xxxxxxxxx
>     <mailto:oe.nick@xxxxxxxxx>> wrote:
>         What about feature requests / wishes from users that are very
>         unlikely to realise quickly? Should they still be assigned the
>         new milestone?
>         I just worry they may clutter the overview too much, but I guess
>         when we will see how it goes. :) My concern may not be a real
>         problem afterall.
>         Nick
>     Could there be a milestone "Future" for features which are wanted
>     but not planned for the next release? For example, some things were
>     in the v6 roadmap but were moved to the future roadmap, and even
>     more can(?) be moved later. It would be better to have them in
>     Future milestone than keep them in v6 milestone or remove the
>     milestone completely.
>     Eeli Kaikkonen
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