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What do the link icons in next gen roadmap mean?

I just saw that the bar in the next gen roadmap have link icons when hovering over them.

Don't understand their meaning - Is it a new feature or just a UI addition?

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Jack Community Leader Sep 17, 2019 • edited

this is a newly added feature to build dependencies between epics. if you click and hold on the link icon and drag to another epic-bar you will see how it works. To read more see the following article - manage-epics-on-the-roadmap

here is an example of a precedence I created...

roadmap.jpg

Amazing, thanks! I see in the article that the children of the epic that's selected are displayed underneath, but I don't see this feature.

Any idea why?

Jack Community Leader Sep 17, 2019

not 100% sure but this seems to be an old deprecated feature. However, I believe it may be coming back. I recall a thread discussing this. You will see the children in the RH sidebar if you click on epic.

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Hi 

Just wanted to confirm that when we link two epics the dependency lines show blocked or blocked by only and no other options like duplicates etc. 

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