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sr #109413: request for enhancement - add [Preview] button for original message

Submitter:  RenĂ© Genz <sobek>
Submitted:  Sun 12 Nov 2017 07:17:45 PM UTC
Category:  Savannah trackers - bugs, tasks, etc. Priority:  5 - Normal
Severity:  3 - Normal Status:  Done
Assigned to:  ineiev Operating System:  None
Open/Closed:  Closed
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Thu 14 Apr 2022 12:39:48 PM UTC, comment #2: 

Done, thank you.

Ineiev <ineiev>
Site Administrator
Mon 13 Nov 2017 08:09:00 PM UTC, comment #1: 

The web interface of "savane", the PHP code that runs the Savannah libre free(dom) software forge, hasn't been in active development for some time.  This feature you are asking for is certainly one that is desired.  It isn't a trivial feature to add.  No one at the moment is likely to have the time to work on it.

If you would like to work on adding this feature that would be great.  We would like patches to be emailed to the savannah-hackers-public AT gnu DOT org mailing list.  However one of the reasons development has stalled is that setting up a development instance has a lot of legacy inertia behind it and isn't trivial.

Here is documentation on this process if you would like to help.

Additional help is available from the mailing list.

Bob Proulx <rwp>
Site Administrator
Sun 12 Nov 2017 07:17:45 PM UTC, original submission:  

Please, add a [Preview] button to the "Original Submission" form of "Support", "Tasks", "Patches".
At least with IceCat 52.3.0 on Parabola x86_64 there is no such button.

An example how it would have helpded prevent malformatted text is:

René Genz <sobek>


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  • -email is unavailable- added by ineiev (Updated the item)
  • -email is unavailable- added by apjanke (adding myself to the Cc because I'd like to see this, too)
  • -email is unavailable- added by rwp (Posted a comment)
  • -email is unavailable- added by sobek (Submitted the item)

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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2022-04-14 ineiev StatusNone Done
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    2019-05-28 ineiev Assigned toNone ineiev
    2018-07-02 apjanke Carbon-Copy- Added apjanke

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