Issue label names & definitions


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Adopted from the rust wiki.

TAGS LABELS Meaning
AREA TAGS What part of the code is relevant.
A-builder Issue encountered or work involves the build system.
A-cli hab binary behaviors.
A-documentation Issue area is specifically documentation, web or otherwise.
A-exporter
A-habitat.sh An issue involving the habitat.sh website or its functionality.
A-launcher
A-plan-build Related specifically to the code/process of building a package.
A-scaffolding Scaffolding issues or features.
A-studio Issue regards the studio and its behaviors.
A-supervisor Gossip or supervisor functionality in question.
CROSS TEAM DEPENDENCIES(?) Relevant to other Chef Teams
A2 Relevant to the A2 Chef Team
CATEGORIZATION TAGS What type of work does the issue refer to.
C-bug The behavior in question is a bug.
C-chore Necessary work for core-maintainers that is not a bug or feature.
C-emergent
** C-critical
C-feature New functionality or behavior.
C-release Tag used in triggering our release process.
C-RFC Issue is new/future functionality that requires maintainer discussion.
** C-STABILITY
EFFORT TAGS Should a contributor undertake, what is the estimated effort level.
E-easy Straightforward. Recommended for a new contributor.
E-epic
E-hard Very difficult. Do not attempt without significant relevant experience and motivation.
E-less-easy Variable effort required; may require a mentor. Recommended starting point should be included in the issue.
** E-hell-dive
E-mentored Variable effort required; Solid issue to pair on with a mentor.
EPIC(?)
Epic
SYSTEM TAGS(?)
Expeditor: Exclude from Changelog
LANGUAGE TAGS Pretty straightforward right? What language the work will involve.
l-linux
l-macOS
l-windows
L-html-css
L-javascript
L-ruby
L-rust
L-shell
PRIORITY TAGS(?)
P-1
P-2
P-3
** PLATFORM TAGS
** P-windows
** P-macOS
** P-linux
STATUS TAGS The current status of an issue or pull request.
** S-awaiting-merge
S-awaiting-review
S-BLOCKED Work is blocked, pending the completion of some other work. When using this label, add a comment with further background information as needed.
** S-needs-decision
S-needs-discussion Issue requires deliberation from community and core-maintainers.
** S-DO-NOT-MERGE
** S-wont-fix
* (?) TAGS*
T-breaking
T-DO-NOT-MERGE
T-emergent
T-help-wanted
T-observability
T-stability
UI TAGS (?)
U-needs-UI-mockups
VERTICAL TAGS
V-bldr
V-core-plans
V-devx
V-front-end
V-infra
V-sup
EXPEDITOR TAGS Supports the creation of the change log
X-change
X-feature
X-fix