Add ticket keywords from a configured list

Notice: This plugin is unmaintained and available for adoption.


This plugin allows you to add entries to the Keywords entry field from a configured list of keywords by clicking on them. Allows you to set a description for every keyword, which is shown as a tip when you hover the mouse over the keyword from "Add keywords" section.

From the "Add keywords" section:

  1. click once on any of the keywords you want to be filled-in into "Keywords" field;
  2. to remove a keyword click again on it.

You can also continue to manually add other keywords which weren't listed.

To maintain keywords, edit the [keywords] section in your trac.ini file.

Add keywords section in a Ticket

See also: KeywordSuggestPlugin

Bugs/Feature Requests

Existing bugs and feature requests for TracKeywordsPlugin are here.

If you have any issues, create a new ticket.


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Download the zipped source from here.


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


The plugin follows the standard installation procedures described in TracPlugins. Here are some specifics and highlights.

  1. Configure trac.ini file, with your required keywords:
    • Format <name> = <description>, where description will be shown as a tip.
    • Example:
      dupsearch = find duplicates for this ticket
      deploy = waiting to be deployed
      backport = ask for a decision on whether to backport
  2. Restart web server:
    $ sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 restart

Recent Changes

16865 by rjollos on 2017-10-11 19:34:22
TracKeywordsPlugin 0.3dev: Strip trailing whitespace

Fixes #13296.

16861 by rjollos on 2017-10-10 17:46:23
TracKeywordsPlugin 0.3dev: Tidy up codebase
13475 by rjollos on 2013-12-15 08:01:53
0.3dev: Show keywords on the NewTicket page. Fixes #11374.

Slightly modified version of patch by ipm. Tested with Trac 1.1.2dev-r12327. Lightly tested; please report any related issues to ticket #11374.



Author: thomasvs
Maintainer: none (needsadoption)
Contributors: hasienda, ipm, nelsojost, rea, rjollos

Last modified 12 days ago Last modified on Oct 10, 2017, 5:48:57 PM

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