Labels descriptions

The standard labels used in our GitHub projects

In this part you will find a description of all the labels we use on issues.

Labels

Label Description
Donโ€™t merge While this label is present this pull-request should not be merged
Duplicate This issue already exists
Epic This issue is a ZenHub epic, which is a GitHub issue that points to a list of other Issues. It is uses to support our Agile process
Master Epic This is a master ZenHub epic, or an Epic of Epics

Priority

Label Description
Critical Has to be fixed ASAP
High This issue is causing a major regression, restricting functionally
Medium This is not a damaging issue but requires attention in due course
Low Has been confirmed as a nice to have

Review

Each review label has 3 steps:

  • -1: Not approved
  • Needed: needs to get reviewed
  • +1: Approved
Label Description
Code Validation steps of your code
Design Validation steps of your design
QA Validation steps of QA
UX Validation steps of UX

Status

Label Description
Blocked โ›” Alerts managers that unblocking it requires their help. Any blocked issue should have a comment explaining what help you need.
Declined ๐Ÿšซ Not appropriate or relevant for this project
Released โœˆ๏ธ This issue/PR has been released to production

Type

Label Description
Question โ“ To ask a question about something on the project
Good first issue ๐Ÿ”ฐ Lets potential contributors know that the issue would be a good one to start with. For example, a typo or grammar error.
Help wanted ๐Ÿฎ Alerts contributors that the assigned person (or if there is none, the team as a whole) would prefer outside help in fixing the problem.
Performance โšก๏ธ This issue is related to our Project Fuse, which aims to speed up the site for end users
Breaking change ๐Ÿ’ฃ This change will break users of earlier versions of the code
Bug ๐Ÿ› This is a bug that needs fixing
Feature ๐ŸŽ This change represents a substantial change that users would notice
Maintenance ๐Ÿ”จ This issue is required to keep the site up to date with other code, websites or updates