Please report any other irregularities here.
I got it installed. It would have been nice to know a few things. Here's a diff for README that got me going: Index: README =================================================================== RCS file: /home/nextbus/CVS/tools/BugZilla/README,v retrieving revision 1.1 diff -r1.1 README 76a77,78 > Create an empty directory called "data", make it world-readable > and executable. 85,87c87,90 < Now, you should be run all six scripts named make*.sh. This creates the < database tables and populates them a teeny bit. < --- > Now, you should be abled to edit and run all six scripts named make*.sh. This creates the dat abase tables and populates them a teeny bit. You'll need to blow away "data/versioncache", if i t is present, to make the changes aparent. You can check that the tables are set up correctly u sing mysql commands directly to the database: > mysql -u bugadmin -p bugs > mysql> show tables; > mysql> select * from components; 104,105c107,111 < Tweak the parameters to taste. Be careful. < --- > Tweak the parameters to taste. Be careful. The person listed as 'maintainer' in the data/para ms file gets two additional menus on the query page. The first is useful, the second is not. A ny changes to component owners made with the the GUI will be below away next time you run "makec omponenttable.sh". The menus are: > <UL> > <LI>Edit Bugzilla operating parameters > <LI>Edit Bugzilla component owners > </UL> 143a150,153 > > 8. Renaming a product or component > 9. Deleting a product or component > And while I'm at it, index.html should be fixed to be a bit more intuitive: Index: index.html =================================================================== RCS file: /home/nextbus/CVS/tools/BugZilla/index.html,v retrieving revision 1.1 diff -r1.1 index.html 51c51 < This is <B>Bugzilla</B>: the Mozilla bug system. For more --- > This is <B>Bugzilla</B>: the Mozilla bug system, set up for NextBus. For more 70c70 < <a href="query.cgi">Go to the query page to start.</a><br> --- > <a href="query.cgi">Query bugs</a><br> 72c72 < <a href="reports.cgi">Bug reports</a> --- > <a href="reports.cgi">Show bug statistics</a> ~
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 20 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
The README you were using is already old and out of date. Please see the most recent version (available only via CVS). I don't find your patches to index.html make it more intuitive.
per Terry, auto-verifying any resolved bug that hasn't been touched since before 2.10 was released.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
Moving to Bugzilla product
Component: Bugzilla → Bugzilla-General
Product: Webtools → Bugzilla
QA Contact: matty
Target Milestone: --- → Bugzilla old
Version: other → unspecified
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