Adding custom tags like bugzilla id to patches

Don Zickus dzickus at
Wed Jan 3 13:01:19 AEDT 2018

On Wed, Jan 03, 2018 at 11:23:43AM +1100, Andrew Donnellan wrote:
> On 03/01/18 08:31, Don Zickus wrote:
> > I wanted to add a custom tag to patchwork, for example 'Bugzilla:' that
> > would store the bugzilla id.  This id could be queried later and added at
> > mbox creation time.
> > 
> > Most tags revolve around 'counts' and are generated on the fly
> > (refresh_tag_counts).  Not sure if bugzilla id fits in that model?
> What exactly would you want to do with these tags - expose them through the
> filter interface?

Block patches from being accepted unless the bugzilla was approved.  So the
patch-ready script would use it and it would be exposed inside the patch web
page as a tag with a web link to the bugzilla.  The bugzilla would also be
used in a git commit hook to populate our errata.

Process stuff..


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