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mantisbt:due_date_requirements [2008/02/26 03:46]
vboctor Added a comment relating to "overdue" concept.
mantisbt:due_date_requirements [2008/12/01 13:00] (current)
mthibeault Note about working days.
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   * It would be nice to allow users to click on an icon to download a calendar (e.g. iCal) or todo entry that automatically gets added to user's todo list or calendar (e.g. Outlook).  The entry should include the due date, issue summary, and issue description.   * It would be nice to allow users to click on an icon to download a calendar (e.g. iCal) or todo entry that automatically gets added to user's todo list or calendar (e.g. Outlook).  The entry should include the due date, issue summary, and issue description.
   * It would also be nice to have some sort of integration with online calendars (e.g. Google, Live, Yahoo, etc).   * It would also be nice to have some sort of integration with online calendars (e.g. Google, Live, Yahoo, etc).
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 +===== Development Stages =====
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 +Following are the development stages of this feature in order to avoid one big patch:
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 +  * Database Schema Changes.  Support due date in Report, Update, and View Issue pages.
 +  * Support Filtering by Due Date.
 +  * Support in View Issues, Print Issues, CSV, Excel, and Word.
 +  * Cronjob script for email notifications.
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 ===== Feedback ===== ===== Feedback =====
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 * Would suggest that the Due date could be calculated by Mantis based upon a set number of days in config_inc.php or even better based upon a number of days set by project/category. Obviously when calculating the new date, we should only allow for working days, function can be found below: * Would suggest that the Due date could be calculated by Mantis based upon a set number of days in config_inc.php or even better based upon a number of days set by project/category. Obviously when calculating the new date, we should only allow for working days, function can be found below:
  
 +* The concept of working days can definitively be different from one business model to the other. There is some time or type of business that could require due_date other than weekdays (ie newspaper would appreciate to be able to get a saturday or sunday due date for release of their news).
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