Project

General

Profile

Actions

Defect #17632

closed

Users can't see private notes created by themselves if "Mark notes as private" is set but "View private notes" is not

Added by Michael Heinze almost 10 years ago. Updated over 7 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Category:
Issues
Target version:
Start date:
Due date:
% Done:

0%

Estimated time:
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected version:

Description

If you configure the role permission as follows:

[x] Mark notes as private
[ ] View private notes

the users in this role can create private notes, but after creation they can't see them any more (see attachment).

Ok, I must admit that this is not really a bug because it exactly matches the configured settings, but in my opinion users should always be allowed to see their own (private) notes, regardless of the "View private notes" permission.


Files

private_note_not_visible.png (8.78 KB) private_note_not_visible.png Michael Heinze, 2014-08-08 08:37
create_private_note.png (21.9 KB) create_private_note.png Michael Heinze, 2014-08-08 08:37

Related issues

Related to Redmine - Defect #17057: Private NotesClosed

Actions
Actions #1

Updated by Florian Kaiser over 9 years ago

+1

IMHO a user should always have access to all content he produces - it is realy weird if you write a note, click submit and nothing happens.

Actions #2

Updated by Anonymous over 7 years ago

This clearly must be a defect. Why should a developer not be allowed to view his own technical private comments?? With the current configuration options, the whole private notes functionality cannot be used to allow developers to add their own details to an issue that need not concern their colleagues.

Actions #3

Updated by Toshi MARUYAMA over 7 years ago

Actions #4

Updated by Toshi MARUYAMA over 7 years ago

  • Category set to Issues
Actions #5

Updated by Peter Puff over 7 years ago

+1

Actions #6

Updated by Jean-Philippe Lang over 7 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed
  • Assignee set to Jean-Philippe Lang
  • Target version set to 3.4.0
  • Resolution set to Fixed

Fixed in r16181.

Actions

Also available in: Atom PDF