Choosing good keywords for tickets
Trac can search the full text of tickets, so adding a keyword that already occurs in another field doesn't help for general searching. If we standardise the use of certain keywords, however, it could make finding certain specific types of ticket much easier. This, then, is a suggested list of keywords that we might like to standardise.
Tickets only applicable to the indicated OS release(s):
Tickets only applicable when using the indicated build_arch:
The ticket describes a problem caused by the size of variables of type int, long or pointers on a 64-bit arch.
Tickets only applicable with patches:
The ticket has a patchfile attached that may be ready to apply.
- haspatch maintainer
The ticket has a patchfile attached that was approved or supplied by the port maintainer that may be ready to apply.
Tickets that depend on others:
The problem report was escalated to upstream and is waiting for response or the next release.
The ticket is only applicable when running port in trace mode (-t):