Request for bugzilla database dump for academic research use

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bugzilla.mozilla.org
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ASSIGNED
5 years ago
3 years ago

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(Reporter: Liu Kaiping, Unassigned)

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Description

5 years ago
Created attachment 691854 [details]
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User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:17.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/17.0
Build ID: 20121128204232

Steps to reproduce:

I'm a Ph.D student at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. I currently are working on research of automatic duplicate bug detection from bug report database.

May I obtain a bugzilla database dump of Mozilla from 2010-01-01 to 2010-12-31? The data will be purely used in academic research. Thank you very much.

The signed "Agreement for Receipt and Use of Bugzilla Data" has been uploaded as attatchment.
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Updated

5 years ago
OS: All → Other
Hardware: All → Other
Last couple of items we will need to know:

= Contact information for yourself and your professor, mentor, or person overseeing your work.
= How soon you will need the data.

Also we will not be able to provide just the data from that time period, but a full sanitized copy of the database from BMO. You will need to write a script to pull out data from the date range you need.

dkl
Hi Liu,


I have good news: a sanitized MySQL dump of the Bugzilla database is available here:

http://people.mozilla.com/~mhoye/bugzilla/

This is a MySQL dump of the contents of Bugzilla, as of January 2nd of this year. The above link goes to temporary hosting until a permanent solution can be put in place. Though the contents of this data set have been sanitized, with HR, legal and open security issues removed (~6.3% of the total), this dataset is otherwise Bugzilla's entire contents, minus attachments.

I will update this bug with the relevant information once permanent hosting is found. Cheers!
Status: UNCONFIRMED → ASSIGNED
Ever confirmed: true
QA Contact: lhenry
Any thoughts on where we can host this data? Should we talk to someone in IT?
Flags: needinfo?(mhoye)

Comment 4

4 years ago
Plans are afoot! I'm working with aelliott to find a permanent home for it, and that is progressing apace. I have to get better about keeping that ticket updated, but it's moving along, should be done this quarter.
Flags: needinfo?(mhoye)
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