Send email to a mailing list when a new issue is created

Added by Adam Pfeiffer over 3 years ago

Hi,
I need the ability to notify a full team (via an email mailing list) whenever a new issue is opened. I couldn't find any settings that would meet these needs in redmine. If I set my notifications to 'for any event on all my projects' I get too much email, but the team needs to be notified of all new issues. I have searched the web and can't find any plugins compatible with 3.2 that add this functionality.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks

Replies (2)

RE: Send email to a mailing list when a new issue is created - Added by Djordjije Crni over 3 years ago

You can use existing mail notification functionality.
Users can set Email notifications level on My account page to value Only for things I am assigned to.
Activate Allow issue assignment to groups Redmine setting.
Create Issue Categories for each project, and set group as Assignee for each category.

RE: Send email to a mailing list when a new issue is created - Added by Adam Pfeiffer over 3 years ago

Thanks so much for this feedback! I think using your suggestion I can get this working. It would be a bit easier to have a plugin or built in setting that allows a project wide email address which will be notified whenever a new issue is created. I don't believe a plugin would be that difficult implement using the existing redmine hooks.

For now, I will try to get this working with your suggestions.

Thanks much!

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