Bugzilla voting

Jeremy Newman jnewman at codeweavers.com
Sun May 1 10:14:12 CDT 2005

I don't see a way to disallow voting by reporter with out changing the
bugzilla code. Someone can correct me here. 

I'll change the "votes to confirm" setting to 1 if there is enough
people who want it.

On Thu, 2005-04-28 at 20:59 -0500, Dustin Navea wrote:
> Just had a quick question about the voting process on Bugzilla, hope 
> Jeremy sees this and can answer it.  It seems that when a bug is voted 
> for by 1 person, it does not become confirmed like it used to, it now 
> takes 2 votes.  This seems a little unnecessary, as 1 vote would mean 
> that 2 people are experiencing the same problem (the reporter and the 
> person casting the vote), in which case it is most likely a bug, and not 
> some mis-configuration.  If we are worried that a bug reporter might 
> exploit this and confirm his own bugs by using the voting system, we 
> could always set it up to disallow votes from the reporter, couldn't we?
> Just my thoughts.  Hoping you will see my point and lower the "number of 
> votes to confirm" value by 1..
> Dustin

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