Crucible roles - confused and a bit frustrated

I want to use Crucible for reviewing code, but it seems that the roles are over complicated - for my small brain, anyway.

In my terminology, I want to allow a reviewer to review an author's changes.

For example if Bob submits some changes, I'd like me (James) to be able to initiate, perform, and summarize a review of Bob's code.

How can I set this up in Crucible? Currently I do the following:

  1. Create a review,
  2. Browse changelists for Bob's changes
  3. Select the changelists which I want to review
  4. Edit the review details - and here's where I run into problems.

I want to make Bob the author and me the Reviewer. However Crucible insists on having a moderator (which is set to me), and won't let me be reviewer and moderator.

If I try to remove the need for moderators from the project (under administration), then I get a message that a moderator must be set up under the default permission scheme.

So presumably I need to create a new permission scheme which allows me to not have a moderator.

Can anyone give me pointers as to how to achieve what I want here?



1 answer

You could set the author as the moderator, then you could be the reviewer.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Join to answer
Community showcase
Bridget Sauer
Published Mar 09, 2018 in Jira Service Desk

E.L. Fridge's take on education, Jira Service Desk, and creative Jira use cases

...word of mouth, so by 2016, we were working with several other entities on campus to implement Jira Service Desk . The Atlassian motto of “for every team” has really come true for us in this case. We...

337 views 0 9
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

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

Find a group

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

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you
Atlassian Team Tour

Join us on the Team Tour

We're bringing product updates and pro tips on teamwork to ten cities around the world.

Save your spot