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Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

#12077 new enhancement

Ticket workflow should support negated permissions

Reported by: Ryan J Ollos Owned by:
Priority: normal Milestone: next-major-releases
Component: ticket system Version:
Severity: normal Keywords: workflow
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Description

This would support the user case of overlapping workflow actions in which it is redundant to show both actions to a user that has the higher permission. For example, consider a case in which any user with TICKET_MODIFY can reopen a ticket, but only a user with TICKET_ADMIN can reopen and change the owner of a ticket. The user with TICKET_ADMIN would see both the reopen and reopen_and_assign actions, which is redundant.

reopen.permissions = TICKET_MODIFY, !TICKET_ADMIN
reopen_and_assign.permissions = TICKET_ADMIN

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comment:1 by Ryan J Ollos, 4 years ago

Possible use case in th:#4734.

Last edited 4 years ago by Ryan J Ollos (previous) (diff)

comment:2 by Ryan J Ollos, 4 years ago

Or allow groups to be specified in the permissions field. This might somehow be consistent with the changes to the set_owner field in #11839.

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as The resolution will be set. Next status will be 'closed'.
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