Open Bug 383544 Opened 13 years ago Updated 11 years ago
add generic substitution strings for chatzilla
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:126.96.36.199) Gecko/20070515 Firefox/188.8.131.52 Build Identifier: ChatZilla 0.9.78.1 [Firefox 184.108.40.206/2007051502] as i stated in a previous enhancement request, i have rolled out chatzilla (with firefox) to several development and test groups in my company and it's working out very well for us. today, i came across a chatzilla feature that is very valuable to us (got a lot of "wow!!!") and i would like to request an enhancement. it's the "Bugzilla URL" string. i realized i could substitute this string with our microsoft team foundation server's bug tracking url and now we have ChatZilla integrated with TFS and can view our bugs by just typing "bug 1234". because of this, chatzilla is now even more useful and valuable. many kudo's to those who thought of and implemented this. i would like to propose an enhancement. why not make this more generic? i would like have a substitution preference tab where there are rows of three controls. the first edit control takes a word for the key. the second control let's you select "numbers only" or "word" which is used for the substitution type. the third edit control let's you input a url. the "Bugzilla URL" would be the equivalent of "bug" in the first control, "numbers only" in the second control, and the actual bugzilla url with the %s in the third control. this would be so useful because we could then integrate with more websites and internal web services. any features that would help turn ChatZilla into a modern collaboration tool is going to be a big win. thanks, bryan Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. 2. 3.
I think this is plugin stuff, to be honest. I doubt a reasonable amount of ChatZilla users will have a need for it.
Still agree with myself, but valid request -> CONFIRM.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
OS: Windows XP → All
Hardware: PC → All
Version: unspecified → Trunk
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