Version 2 (modified by falkb, 5 years ago) (diff)

install hint and hint about newsbox

Chart Of Upcoming Milestones Macro


It is very useful to get a short survey about all milestone dates in Trac instances with many milestones, especially because of many projects. This macro automatically generates such chart.

You may put in a news box. Overdue dates can be displayed colored. The milestone chart is sorted by date. You can set a filter which milestones are displayed by setting an SQL-like pattern.

Bugs/Feature Requests

Existing bugs and feature requests for UpcomingMilestonesChartMacro are here.

If you have any issues, create a new ticket.


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


Just copy the .py file in the plugin directory of Trac.


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


You can see here how to use this macro:

[[UpcomingMilestonesChart(%-%,10,Next Milestone Dates,yellow)]]

The example sets

  • an SQL filter pattern %-% means here only to display milestones containing a minus in the middle of the name
  • a maximum of 10 milestones
  • a title
  • the color of overdue milestones

If you put the macro call in a news box or HTML div container, it is displayed then as

based on these milestones:

Recent Changes

16990 by rjollos on 2017-11-18 10:31:28
Add metadata
16572 by rjollos on 2017-05-08 00:08:34
Use WikiCreole-style link to avoid need to escape characters
16271 by rjollos on 2017-02-26 21:36:17
Make compatible with Trac >= 1.0

The macro is no longer compatible with Trac < 1.0.

Fixes #13089.



Author: falkb
Maintainer: falkb

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