Plugins Directory » Automatic Watchers by Category

Author: Luís Fontes
Code repository:
Registered on: 2014-12-03 (over 9 years ago)
Current version: 0.0.1
Compatible with: Redmine 3.0.x
User ratings:   (3)

This plugin allows you to automatically add watchers by category when an issue is created.
A tab on the project menu will be available to configure the watchers


Clone or download the project to plugin folder (Be sure the folder is named 'redmine_category_watchers')

rake redmine:plugins:migrate NAME=redmine_category_watchers

Configure the permissions in the 'Roles and Permissions' page (under project)


0.0.1 (2014-12-03)

Compatible with Redmine 3.0.x.

User ratings

  by Fred B about 6 years ago

Will this work in Redmine 2.4.3?

  by Matt Fuller about 9 years ago

The only issue I see is that the watchers do not get an email upon Issue creation, so it works a bit differently than if the Users are checked off as Watchers. It looks like the watcher list is updated after issue creation, so there's no initial email.

  by Andre Oliveira over 9 years ago

Really usefull