Playing with JIRA Agile so we can manage my teams backlog. I've got a scrum board, and set up some epics to sort the backlog out. (We'll actually use a kanban board as that doesn't have a backlog yet in Server version - see Is there a "backlog" in Kanban?)
I can now add stories to those epics and track those - but then I probably want to add issues (bugs/tasks) to those stories too - is there an easy way to do that? Or should I just use stories and forget epics?
This is one of those "Well it depends" type questions, so you may get a number of different approaches.
Personally I like what EPICs bring to the table. It provides a way to 'package' issues and that has been very helpful for us. As to your question regarding related Bugs and Tasks, there are a couple of ways you can deal with this...
Let's see what others may contribute, but feel free to ask for any details that might help.
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