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Extension Point : ITicketActionController


The ITicketActionController allows components to add their own actions and operations to the ticket workflow.


TracWorkflow provides a configurable workflow for the ticket system.

The main purpose for this interface is to allow plugins to implement new actions and operations for the workflow.


Implementing the interface follows the standard guidelines found in TracDev/ComponentArchitecture and of course TracDev/PluginDevelopment.

Implementations have to be added to the the workflow option in the [ticket] section in TracIni.

Trac automatically calls the following methods to let users perform actions on tickets:

  • get_ticket_actions returns possible actions.
  • get_all_status returns possible values for the ticket status field.
  • render_ticket_action_control renders an HTML UI control for selecting a particular action.
  • get_ticket_changes returns the ticket field changes a particular action would make.
  • apply_action_side_effects performs additional side effects.


Available Implementations

  • trac.ticket.default_workflow.ConfigurableTicketWorkflow: Provides the default configurable workflow and operations.

Additional Information and References

API History

  • 0.11 introduced the interface
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