Launchpad bug titles are everywhere!

20 Sep 2011 - launchpad ubuntu webdev

A while back, I wrote about smart autolinkifying in bugs. Last week, at the urging of Brian Murray, I built on top of the work that I’d already done. This time, it grabs all the bug links and sends to the linkchecker and, in addition to the set of invalid bugs, it also returns a set of valid bugs with bug titles! The after effect is a ‘bug 1245’ link in the body of Launchpad like in bug tracker, merge proposals, etc, where bug 1245 is a valid bug number will have its ‘title’ attribute set to the bug title.

Valid bugs have the 'title' attribute set as bug title and it shows up as a tooltip