Last Comment Bug 721734 - Make Field types easily extendible
: Make Field types easily extendible
Status: RESOLVED WONTFIX
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Classification: Server Software
Component: Bugzilla-General (show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Nobody; OK to take it and work on it
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Reported: 2012-01-27 06:04 PST by rojanu
Modified: 2013-02-13 16:09 PST (History)
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Description rojanu 2012-01-27 06:04:48 PST
Field types should be strings instead of integers to allow extensions adding new field types without conflicts.

This bug is needed to fix bug 372966, so should block it.
Comment 1 Frédéric Buclin 2013-02-13 16:09:31 PST
Strings won't help. You can still get conflicts with names. And this would break all existing code relying on integers.

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