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From Dain Sundstrom <d...@iq80.com>
Subject Re: JIRA issue types
Date Tue, 06 Feb 2007 03:06:37 GMT
I like to reserve New Feature to high level new stuff that should be  
marketed.  Normally, I like to break these down into bite-sized sub  
tasks.  Most other changes are bug fixes or iterative improvements to  
the code base.

-dain

On Feb 5, 2007, at 6:52 PM, Patrick Linskey wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Does anyone understand what the difference is between an "Improvement"
> and a "New Feature"? My hope is that "Improvement" is a strict  
> superset
> of "New Feature".
>
> Should we strive to use "Improvement" rarely, only for bits of
> functionality that exist but need to be nominally tweaked, and use  
> "New
> Feature" for other things? Maybe "New Feature" is for things that will
> need mentioning in docs etc, and "Improvement" is for things that just
> need tweaks in code?
>
> -Patrick
>
> -- 
> Patrick Linskey
> BEA Systems, Inc.
>
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