Chapter 5. Tracking Our Tasks

Back in Chapter 1 we looked at the basics of task management and how it could help us to manage our software development. There are many methods that can help us track our tasks, but the good news is that what we need for developing software is built right into Trac in the form of tickets.

Most developers, particularly those familiar with open-source projects, will be familiar with the concept of bug trackers. Typically, standalone systems allow users and developers alike to file bugs against the piece of software the tracker was set up to support. Once a bug has been reported, it needs to be assigned to someoneor someone takes ownership of itwho will be responsible for fixing it. People who have an interest in a particular ...

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