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0020057mantisbtsub-projectspublic2015-08-30 06:10
Reporterianfp Assigned To 
PrioritynormalSeverityfeatureReproducibilityalways
Status newResolutionopen 
Product Version1.2.19 
Summary0020057: subprojects do not inherit email notification settings of parent project
Description

Subprojects only appear to inherit the "All projects" email settings. When I delete the project-specific email notification settings for a sub-project, I expect it to inherit the settings of its parent project.

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cproensa

cproensa

2015-08-29 09:42

developer   ~0051327

Hello ianfp
I am no developer, but as far as i know, there is no inheritance of configuration from parent projects. Not in notifiactions, workflow, nor user management.

Project configuration overrides the "all projects" settings, and in the absence of any settings, the "all projects" general settings apply.

This should be marked as a feature request. I can see it useful in some use cases.
At my place we use mantis more as a helpdesk ticket system, and rely heavily on the use of sub-projects for clasification and department separation. (instead of category).
Enabling this inheritance of project settings can simplify the configuration.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2015-08-27 13:33 ianfp New Issue
2015-08-29 09:42 cproensa Note Added: 0051327
2015-08-30 06:10 atrol Severity minor => feature