Feature #448

Default user assigned to project

Added by Nick Gorbikoff almost 15 years ago. Updated over 12 years ago.

Status:ClosedStart date:
Priority:NormalDue date:
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I seem to be missing this.
Is there a way to have a default user for the project? I.E. - right now if a user creates a ticket but forgets to assign
it to someone on a dev. team. or select a category, nobody gets an email - it may be days before I get into the system
and see if there are any open tickets that are not assigned to anyone. Right now system doesn't notify me. One solution
would be to force selection of an Assigned To person, or another is to set a default person and category for issues
that didn't get assigned to anyone - so at least someone gets an email

possible solutions:
1) make field assigned to required
2) automatically prepopulate assigned to with a one of the member of the dev team.
3) make category mandatory and if the user doesn't assign a ticket to anyone on the team - it automatically goes to
that default category user.

Thank you

Related issues

Duplicates Redmine - Feature #482: Default assignee on each project Closed


#1 Updated by Marcin Gil almost 15 years ago

+1 for this.

#2 Updated by Sébastien de la Marck over 13 years ago

Up to this :) .

It's a good idea, I currently need this feature.

#3 Updated by Caitlin Morris over 13 years ago

I need this too.

#4 Updated by Gregor Bader over 13 years ago

relates to #482

#5 Updated by Patrick Cummins over 12 years ago

You could also use the NewIssueAlerts plugin to ensure that a select group of people always get notifications about new issues. http://www.redmine.org/wiki/redmine/PluginNewIssueAlerts

#6 Updated by Felix Schäfer over 12 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Closed

I'll close this in favor of the above-mentioned plugin, of #482 and the already existing possibility for every user to choose to watch the whole of a project.

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