Version 1 (modified by ChrisNelson, 4 years ago) (diff)

New hack ValuePropagationPlugin, created by ChrisNelson

Value Propagation Plugin


A configurable ticket change listener plugin that can update other fields or fields on other tickets when a ticket changes.

Bugs/Feature Requests

Existing bugs and feature requests for ValuePropagationPlugin are here.

If you have any issues, create a new ticket.


Download the zipped source from here.


You can check out ValuePropagationPlugin from here using Subversion, or browse the source with Trac.


[value_propagation] r1.fields = estimatedhours, hours = parents r1.method.estimatedhours = sum r1.method.hours = sum r1.type = link

Recent Changes

[9444] by ChrisNelson on 2010-11-18 17:15:55

0.2 of the plugin.

  1. Pass options to methods in case they need additional configuration.

Filter the whole option list to those that apply to this
relationship. This is more useful -- but likely less efficient --
than passing the relationship name and letting the method get the

I'm not convinced my option filter is optimal.

  1. Add default handling to the suffix method.

With the previous change, the suffix method can now find a "default"
setting in configuration and go find a base value for ticket
creation. I don't (yet) see how this would help other existing
methods but it provides a richer environment for developing
additional methods and solves my problem with bootstrapping the
effective priority of children as they are created.

  1. Number the ticket comment for the value propagation properly and uniquely for reference and for ticket change and ticket deletion.
[9391] by ChrisNelson on 2010-11-01 20:43:07
Initial commit of 0.1 hack.
[9389] by ChrisNelson on 2010-11-01 20:11:11
New hack ValuePropagationPlugin, created by ChrisNelson


Author: ChrisNelson
Maintainer: ChrisNelson