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|ID||Project||Category||View Status||Date Submitted||Last Update|
|0025493||mantisbt||bugtracker||public||2019-02-19 15:23||2019-02-19 16:33|
|Priority||normal||Severity||minor||Reproducibility||have not tried|
|Target Version||Fixed in Version|
|Summary||0025493: Allow statuses with hyphens and spaces|
Currently any status with a hyphen or space will fail as you map them to PHP variables, which don't support hyphens/spaces.
A filter function that replaces invalid characters with underscores would suffice, simple solution.
For a bug tracker to be user-friendly to novice users, having hyphens in statuses may be important.
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Using spaces should work by following the instructions in Admin Guide https://www.mantisbt.org/docs/master/en-US/Admin_Guide/html-desktop/#admin.customize.status
Ah yes, apologies - spaces do work, hyphens do not. Mantis already does an '_' replace for spaces.
What I'm doing right now is changing the default code as follows:
But a better implementation would be something like