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Bug 3179 - Enable Bugzilla Charts on Mediazilla
Enable Bugzilla Charts on Mediazilla
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
Bugzilla (Other open bugs)
PC All
: Normal enhancement with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
Blocks: 4005
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Reported: 2005-08-17 18:49 UTC by Joel Natividad
Modified: 2007-05-18 17:23 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Joel Natividad 2005-08-17 18:49:11 UTC
I noticed that Mediazilla is running on Bugzilla 2.18 which has a much improved
graphical reporting subsystem.

However, it seems that a conscious decision was taken by the Mediazilla
maintainers to disable this feature.

It would be nice if you can re-enable it to give us bug reporters a better
"picture" of the bugs and where they stand :)
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2005-08-17 19:56:40 UTC
If they're not on, they're presumably off by default. Can you list the configuration 
options or dependencies required?
Comment 2 Antoine "hashar" Musso (WMF) 2005-08-17 20:12:30 UTC
You need the graphwiz package wich provide 'dot'.

Then set bugzilla config parameter 'webdotbase' to dot
which is probably /usr/bin/dot . Seems the parameter in use
actually is an AT&T URL.

The above is from
Comment 3 Joel Natividad 2005-08-17 20:15:36 UTC
Checkout and install
the optional Perl Modules to support Bug Charting.

Also, once the optional modules are in place, be sure to update crontab per so Bugzilla collects
stats to support the "change over time" graphs.

After doing so, run

If the reports are still not being displayed, go to the
template/en/custom/reports directory and compare the menu.html.tmpl to the
corresponding file in the template/en/default/reports directory. 

Bugzilla now has a templating system and hopefully, the custom skin for
Mediazilla was done by changing the templates in the custom directory.

Hope this does the trick. :)
Comment 4 Brion Vibber 2007-05-18 17:23:43 UTC
Should be on now.

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