Create
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in
Deleted user
0 / 0 points
Next:
badges earned

Your Points Tracker
Challenges
Leaderboard
  • Global
  • Feed

Badge for your thoughts?

You're enrolled in our new beta rewards program. Join our group to get the inside scoop and share your feedback.

Join group
Recognition
Give the gift of kudos
You have 0 kudos available to give
Who do you want to recognize?
Why do you want to recognize them?
Kudos
Great job appreciating your peers!
Check back soon to give more kudos.

Past Kudos Given
No kudos given
You haven't given any kudos yet. Share the love above and you'll see it here.

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

How can reviewers see whether the authors has approved the PR? Edited

In december 2020, self approval (approval by the author) has been removed and after a feature request been brought back after a few days. Apparently,  a lot of teams were using self-approvals for various reasons in their daily workflows.

Although self-approval is back I currently see no way "as a reviewer" to see the approval of the author. 

Background:
We use self-approval to indicate to the group that the PR is open to review. Before self-approval the PR is WIP and must not be considered by the group. Often, PR's are created way before they are released to the group for various reasons. E.g. comments are placed in the code as to why something has been done that way.

Acceptance criteria for us:
a) see the authors approval somewhere
or
b) have a WIP status of a PR (PR created but not officially open to review) as Gitlab it

1 answer

0 votes

Hi @Antonius Golly ,

While you are viewing a PR, the author's avatar shows below the PR title.

When the author approves the PR, a green check icon is displayed at the upper right corner of their avatar.

See the screenshots below, this is how it looks before author approval:

Screenshot 2021-04-23 at 12.47.44.png

and after author approval:

Screenshot 2021-04-23 at 12.49.23.png


Is this something that works for you? Please feel free to let me know if you have any questions.

Kind regards,
Theodora

@Theodora Boudale  That was how it worked before. Unfortunately we couldn't reproduce it. We are going to check once more...

Hi @Antonius Golly ,

Please feel free to let me know when you give it another try.

In case the issue persists, please let me know
i) what browser you are using, and which version
ii) whether the issue is reproducible in an Incognito/Private window of the same browser, with all extensions disabled

so we can see whether this may be affecting the issue.

Kind regards,
Theodora

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
DEPLOYMENT TYPE
CLOUD
TAGS
Community showcase
Published in Bitbucket

Calling any interview participants for Bitbucket Data Center

Hi everyone,  We are looking to learn more about development teams’ workflows and pain points, especially around DevOps, integrations, administration, scale, security, and the related challeng...

643 views 7 4
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you