Configuration of a MantisBT deposit

Add a source towards MantisBT allows you to collect inter alia the number of bugs opened and created daily. These data will be accessible in the Follow-up view. 


A handling is to do on Mantis so that the la connection can work properly. It should modify the config_defaults_inc.php configuration file placed at the root of your MantisBT file of installation. Open this file and replace the following line:

$g_hide_status_default = CLOSED;


$g_hide_status_default = META_FILTER_NONE;

Restart then your body of MantisBT.  

Creation of the source

To create a MantisBT source in a project, seek in the Administration view, then Projects and identify the project in which you wish to add the source. Click on the icon present in the Sources column and in the view that opens to you, click on Add a source.

Identify the type of MANTIS source in the BUGS section. 

The parameters to create a Mantis source are the followings:

  • URL: the url of your body of MantisBT
  • Authentication:
    • Please indicate an identifier and user password
  • Project: The name of the project to monitor.

Complete by clicking on Validate.

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