Plugins Directory » Issue from message

Author: Vitaly Klimov
Code repository: -
Registered on: 2011-08-31 (over 12 years ago)
Current version: 0.1.2
Compatible with: Redmine 1.3.x, 1.4.x, 2.0.x
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Redmine issue from message plugin

Plugin allows to create issue from forum message in user selected project

Possible actions

Plugin adds two extra actions to each message:

  • To issue - for issue creation via dialog
  • Quick issue - for issue creation using default parameters

Create issue dialog

Create issue dialog has following fields

  • Select project for issue - selection box with list of projects where issue will be created
  • Prefix for issue subject - prefix that will be added to the issue subject ([TECH], for example)
  • Include message text - if selected, issue description will contain message text
  • Include link to message - if selected, issue description will contain link to message
  • Include link to project - if selected, issue description will contatin link to message' project
  • Save settings as default - if selected these settings would be used as default for this user and forum


To enable this feature user should have following permissions enabled:

  • Create issue from message (Boards section of permissions dialog)

System files modifications

Plugin modifies following views (all changes are marked by VVK start/end comments)

  • messages\show.html.erb
  • issues\new.html.erb

Also plugin patches IssuesController methods 'new' and 'create'

Installation notes

  1. Install plugin Plugin views with revisions if you do not have it installed
  2. Follow the Redmine plugin installation steps at:
  3. Run rake task
    rake redmine:plugins:process_version_change RAILS_ENV=production
  4. Restart your Redmine web servers (e.g. mongrel, thin, mod_rails)


0.1.2 (2012-06-26)

Compatible with Redmine 1.3.x, 1.4.x, 2.0.x.

  • Option to insert link to issue in original message (original idea by Henrik Leon)

0.1.1 (2012-06-15)

Compatible with Redmine 1.3.x, 1.4.x, 2.0.x.

  • Rails 3 (Redmine 2.x) compatibility

0.1.0 (2012-06-07)

Compatible with Redmine 1.3.x, 1.4.x, 2.0.x.

0.0.5 (2012-02-24)

Compatible with Redmine 1.3.x.

  • Redmine 1.3.x compatibility
  • Not compatible with Redmine versions prior to 1.3.x

0.0.4 (2011-08-31)

Compatible with Redmine 1.2.x. (23.9 KB) Version 0.0.4 Vitaly Klimov, 2011-08-31 17:38