Opened 10 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#339 closed enhancement (wontfix)

Plugins works/broken vote should require a support post if broken is chosen

Reported by: ipstenu's profile Ipstenu Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Component: Plugin Directory Keywords:


Right now we encourage users to make a post, but if we could require it for when they pick broken, that might actually get things fixed?

Change History (6)

#1 @DrewAPicture
10 years ago

+1. Seems like this could be a good impetus for finding faster solutions.

#2 @daveshine
10 years ago

  • Cc deckerweb.mobil@… added

#3 @coffee2code
10 years ago

#480 was marked as a duplicate.

#4 @coffee2code
10 years ago

Otto's reply from the duplicate ticket #480 reflects my stance as well:

It already redirects you to the support forum form when you mark a plugin as broken.

However, at the time this change was made, it was decided that actually requiring you to fill in the form was overkill. The data would then reflect only the number of support forum threads made, realistically. We can get that information directly.

So -1, no, I'm against this. A refactor may be in order, but this is not the way.

This ticket was mentioned in Slack in #meta by sam. View the logs.

8 years ago

#6 @ocean90
8 years ago

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed

See comment:4.

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