14.6.4.8 GOP-PROP 8 - issue priorities

We will delete the “priority” field of the issue tracker altogether. The “type” system will be tweaked.

Type-critical:

More new/changed types and labels

Unless otherwise specified, the current types and labels will continue to be used. The new types introduced by this proposal are:

A new label will be added:

Reminding users about stars

We can remind users that they can “star” an issue to indicate that they care about it. Since we resolved to treat developers as independent volunteers, there is no expectation that anybody will look at those stars, but if any developer want to organize their work schedule according to the stars, they are welcome to do so.

Discussions

 
https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/lilypond-devel/2011-08/msg00019.html
https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/lilypond-devel/2011-08/msg00277.html
https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/lilypond-devel/2011-08/msg00413.html
https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/lilypond-devel/2011-08/msg00624.html


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