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Bug 357327 - www-client/pybugz: field matches should allow control of search type (string/regexp/...)
Summary: www-client/pybugz: field matches should allow control of search type (string/...
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High enhancement (vote)
Assignee: William Hubbs
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-03-04 10:28 UTC by SpanKY
Modified: 2015-08-14 06:18 UTC (History)
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Description SpanKY gentoo-dev 2011-03-04 10:28:03 UTC
the fields like --cc are fine for simple stuff, but as soon as you want to perform a search for say "all bugs with sh@g.o or arm@g.o in cc", the current bugz code cant cope

i wouldnt mind simply changing the emailtype1/emailtype2 fields from 'substring' to 'regexp', but i imagine others might get annoyed.  so perhaps an alternative would be to add a --regexp option that would make all searches regexp based.

this would allow the basic search (summary/etc...) to also use regexps.
Comment 1 William Hubbs gentoo-dev 2012-04-25 17:37:25 UTC
Web services clients do not have any control over how fields are
matched. This would have to be an enhancement to Bugzilla.
Comment 2 William Hubbs gentoo-dev 2012-05-19 18:24:21 UTC
I am marking this invalid due to comment #1. It is an issue with