Cannot change property combo boxes when replying to a comment under an issue

• Feb 24, 2020 - 11:56
S4 - Minor

In other words, reply to a comment under an issue, and the property combo boxes cannot be changed. ;-)

Maybe because the "Comment" box takes up the space above?
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Severity S2 - Critical S3 - Major
Workaround No Yes

confirmed, but surly not critical and with an easy workaround: just don't use that "Reply", but enter your stuff below that under "Your comment"

Title Cannot change property fields when replying to a comment under an issue Cannot change property combo boxes when replying to a comment under an issue
Workaround Yes No

I don't think that can be called a workaround, because if at some point in the future these comments are indented just like those under forum posts, they will look like a mess because of not properly using Reply.

In reply to by Howard-C

Severity S3 - Major S4 - Minor

I'm not seeing a problem on Chrome, ChromeOS. Could be a monitor resolution / scaling issue on your particular system. Really, I've virtually never used the Reply button, and have no idea if anyone else does, or if the information about which comment is being replied to is even recorded - after all, as far as I know the comment apparently goes to the end either way (I'll find out soon enough, I posted this as a reply to In any case, there's no way anyone could reasonably expect the threading to be meaningful retroactively.

Reproducibility Always Randomly

Shouldn't there be a reproducibility option between "always" and "randomly"? Like "often"? And the "once" isn't used very much. It can be combined to "randomly" in my opinion.