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Change in Time Remaining behaviour?


James Hewitt (4258) | asked Jul 16 '13, 7:05 a.m.
retagged Jul 22 '13, 4:45 p.m. by Ralph Earle (25738)
 When we upgraded from 4.0.0.1 to 4.0.3 we noticed that when using the web client, if we create a new task with an estimate then the Time Remaining field is automatically populated. If we update the corrected estimate, the time remaining is also updated.

Is this a deliberate change or a bug? The Eclipse client does not do this.

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Eric Jodet (6.3k5104120) | answered Jul 16 '13, 9:31 a.m.
JAZZ DEVELOPER
 Hello James,
though I was not able to retrieve the exact work item that fixed this behavior, I would say that:
- in 4.0.0.1 : time remaining is not automatically updated : not expected
- in 4.0.3: time remaining is automatically updated based on values entered (estimate, corrected estimate) : expected

The difference observed between the WebUI and Eclipse Client has been fixed in 4.0.4 with 
"Time Remaining" is inconsistent in web and eclipse client (267835) 

Hope it helps.
Eric

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James Hewitt commented Jul 16 '13, 9:44 a.m.

Thanks Eric.

Do you know of any documentation on estimates/corrections/time remaining? I couldn't find anything in the doc that was a good overview.


Eric Jodet commented Jul 16 '13, 9:51 a.m.
JAZZ DEVELOPER

Hello James,

here we go:

Possibly more useful articles in the jazz.net library - https://jazz.net/library/
Thanks.
Eric. 


James Hewitt commented Jul 16 '13, 9:52 a.m.

 Thanks, I'll share those with my team.

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