Version 10 (modified by Adrian Fritz, 7 years ago) (diff)

Add usage section, maintainer tag (current: rjollos), known issues.

Add ticket keywords from a configured list

Notice: This plugin is unmaintained and available for adoption.


This plug-in allows you to add entries to the Keywords entry field from a configured list of keywords by clicking on them.

Allows to define a tip for every keyword, which is shown when you cross over the mouse on the keyword from "Add keywords" section.


From the "Add keywords" section, click once on any of the keywords you want to be inserted on (your specified) "Keywords" field. To remove click again on it.

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

Add keywords section in a Ticket

Bugs/Feature Requests

Existing bugs and feature requests for TracKeywordsPlugin are here.

If you have any issues, create a new ticket.


  1. Proceed with normal installation of plugins.
  2. Update the ticket template page to include this plugin page section ("Add keywords").
    • You can do this by including the following line somewhere in the keywords.html file:
      <xi:include href="keywords.html" />
      • Suggested place: right before </body> tag.
      • Where to locate files @ Trac 0.12:
        • <trac_egg>/trac/ticket/templates/ticket.html
        • <trac_egg>/trac/wiki/templates/wiki_edit.html (For a slight integration with TagsPlugin, see #8799)
      • Trac 0.10 ticket.cs file:
        </fieldset><?cs /if ?>;
        <?cs include "keywords.cs" ?>
        <?cs if:ticket.actions.accept || ticket.actions.reopen ||
                ticket.actions.resolve || ticket.actions.reassign ?>
  3. Configure trac.ini file, with you required keywords:
    • Format <name> = <description>, where description will 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
  4. Restart web server:
    $ sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 restart

Source & Download

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

Download the zipped source from [download:trackeywordsplugin here].

Recent Changes

16926 by rjollos on 2017-10-27 18:44:16
TracKeywords 0.3dev: Branch for Trac 0.11 support
16925 by rjollos on 2017-10-27 18:42:22
TracKeywords 1.0dev: Make compatible with Trac 1.0+, including 1.3.2+

Use of Genshi transformer is removed.

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

Fixes #13296.



Author: thomasvs
Maintainer: rjollos
Contributors: rea

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