Trac to Phabricator (Maniphest) migration prototype

Matthew Pickering matthewtpickering at
Wed Jan 11 20:47:29 UTC 2017

I experimented a bit more with subprojects and I was able to add a +6
line patch to make them behave a bit better.

Specifically, the parent project now appears in the UI and auto
complete works as expected.


On Tue, Jan 10, 2017 at 6:51 PM, Ben Gamari <ben at> wrote:
> Matthew Pickering <matthewtpickering at> writes:
>> Dear devs,
>> I have completed writing a migration which moves tickets from trac to
>> phabricator. The conversion is essentially lossless. The trac
>> transaction history is replayed which means all events are transferred
>> with their original authors and timestamps. I welcome comments on the
>> work I have done so far, especially bugs as I have definitely not
>> looked at all 12000 tickets.
> We discussed this a bit in this week's GHC call and the general feeling
> was that it would be nice to have a comprehensive list of the pros and
> cons somewhere. I pasted my notes on the Wiki [1] as a starting point.
> Matthew, would you like to add your thoughts there as well?
> Cheers,
> - Ben
> [1]

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