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Visualize the Depends On/Blocks link


Friedrich Kammerlander (324) | asked Jun 05 '13, 5:44 a.m.
Hi everybody,

is there a possibility to get a tree from one story to all other stories that depend on the first story or are blocked by it? Also I want to have the stories listed that are block the first blocker and so on. (iterative tree of all stories that block the first story)

Thanks for your help!

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Guido Schneider (3.4k1383110) | answered Jun 05 '13, 7:36 a.m.
edited Jun 05 '13, 7:57 a.m.

We display this dependencies in a Plan within Workbreakdown view, which is based on the "Depends on/Blocked" link type instead of "Parent/Child" linktype.

You can configure this in the Plan View.

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Friedrich Kammerlander commented Jun 05 '13, 7:50 a.m. | edited Dec 13 '13, 5:57 p.m.

Thanks a lot for your answer, Guido!

Unfortunately the picture was not attached properly and I could not follow your instructions without it.

So I went to a Product Backlog, there to Work Breakdown, but I only saw Parent-Child relations there and not Depends on /BLocked link type. Can you hint me at what I have to do to change the linktype?

Thanks!



Guido Schneider commented Jun 05 '13, 7:58 a.m.

Which version of RTC do you have?

This feature is based on 4.x


Friedrich Kammerlander commented Jun 05 '13, 8:05 a.m.

I got version 3.0, so i guess, this feature is not applicable for me :(


Guido Schneider commented Jun 05 '13, 12:57 p.m.

it was introduced with 4.0.

One reason more to upgrade.

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