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You can create issues on Github directly from BugBase

Pre-requisites

  • A Github Account.
  • BugBase Company Account with an Active Program.

Setup

To setup your Github integration:
  1. 1.
    Navigate to Your Program Dashboard > Settings > Integrations.
  2. 2.
    Click Connect on the Github Integration Card.
  3. 3.
    Then you will get a prompt for confirmation, then Click Connect.
  4. 4.
    Login with your Github account and you will be redirected back to Bugbase.
  5. 5.
    Click on Complete Setup on the Github Integration Card.
  6. 6.
    Now Enter your Github username in the Owner Field and Select the Type of Account you have ( organization or user) and click on Save Changes.
  7. 7.
    Select the name of the repository you want to connect to and click on Save Changes.
  8. 8.
    Now in the settings section select if you want to close the issue on github you created when the corresponding linked report on bugbase is closed.
  9. 9.
    Click Save Changes.
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How it Works

Now that you have integrated with Github, you can:
  • Create a Github issue from your Bugbase report.
  • Get two way seamless updates to the issue from Bugbase and vice versa.
  • Close the Github issue when the corresponding linked report on bugbase is closed.

Creating a Github issue

Once your GitHub integration has been set up, to create an issue in GitHub from your Bugbase report:
  1. 1.
    Go your Reports section and click on the report you want to create an issue for.
  2. 2.
    Click on Create a Github issue.
  3. 3.
    Enter Issue title, description (optional) and select an assignee (optional).
  4. 4.
    Click Create an Issue.
The Bugbase report will now show as an issue in your GitHub repository.

Issue Syncing

The following actions in Bugbase will be posted as a comment in your GitHub issue:
  • Comments : When someone comments on a report, an update will be posted on the associated GitHub issue.
  • Status Change : When someone changed the status of the report, an update will be posted on the associated GitHub issue.
  • Close Report : When someone closes a report, an update will be posted on the associated GitHub issue and also the issue gets closed ( optional ).