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Are files migrated from Bugzilla being attributed to their authors?
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I tried to find files authored by someone other than bzimport at https://bugzillapreview.wmflabs.org/file/query/all/ but I could not find any. This could be because the current sample contains no files from the current users (plausible, I haven't uploaded many files in Bugzilla) or it could be because files are not being attributed by their authors as of yet.

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Qgil created this task.Oct 19 2014, 12:39 AM
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Byfserag triaged this task as Low priority.Oct 19 2014, 6:59 AM
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Do we really want to support that search for imported files? Doesn't sound very common to me.

demon added a subscriber: demon.Oct 19 2014, 5:13 PM

I think it's important to get attribution right.

My understanding of this is that you can't get a list of uploads for yourself from BZ, the best it offers is a list of issues. This would be roughly equivalent to the subscribed issues list for users.

The context issue is:

vs

Then obviously the author gets set via metadata to the actual user if they ever join. It seems equivalent to me?

Qgil closed this task as Resolved.Oct 21 2014, 6:07 PM
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Agreed. We seem to be good, then.

demon added a comment.Oct 21 2014, 6:11 PM

You can search for issues by attachment author. Here's my ones attached to open bugs

this search feature really doesn't exist either way actually in phab then

Qgil added a comment.Oct 21 2014, 6:21 PM

It is a compromise we can assume, I think.

Qgil reassigned this task from Qgil to chasemp.Oct 21 2014, 6:22 PM
In T703#12838, @Chad wrote:

You can search for issues by attachment author.

Correct. Still you get a list of bug reports as the result for your query, not a list of attachments. And that should roughly equal in tasks that you are interested in anyway (and CC'ed on or commented on).