If you are like a good chunk of the world at the moment, you’re being responsible and staying home as much as possible to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. That means, of course, that many companies have mandated a work from home policy. Continue reading
At MantisHub we have been working for a while on the new modern REST API for remotely accessing MantisHub data and configuration. We now feel that we have enough coverage of MantisHub functionality to encourage our users to switch to it. The API can provide a great way to integrate MantisHub into your build system, IDEs, test management systems, other SaaS applications, or your own applications. Continue reading
Some of you Mantis users out there are most likely in need or already using a test case management tool to pickup any bugs in your software product. You may be thinking “How useful would it be to have my issue tracker and test case manager work together!” Well, there are a number of test case managers out there that do advertise integration with Mantis and their instruction are available for you to test out. Continue reading
Just another way to make your life easier, MantisHub has just rolled out single sign-on support for GitHub and Bitbucket accounts. We know you’ve been waiting for it and now it is a single click away to enable it for all users of your MantisHub! Continue reading
In the natural world the praying Mantis and the Grasshopper are not mates. In fact a grasshopper better run if it sees the Mantis coming :).
“Toggl’s time tracker is built for speed and ease of use. Time keeping with Toggl is so simple that you’ll actually use it.”
The folks at Toggl have created a simple and fast time tracking feature. For companies that need to match time spent against issues, projects and users, Toggl makes it super easy to record and report on time spent.
So MantisHub have just rolled out a new integration with Toggl to put this great tool at your fingertips. Simply install the Toggl chrome extension and you can now record your time when working on an issues with just a click. Continue reading
In addition to Slack integration we have recently released, today we are announcing the support for HipChat. HipChat is persistent, searchable, and loaded with goodies: video calling, screen sharing, and the security your IT team craves.
Setup HipChat Plugin in MantisHub
Setting up HipChat integration with MantisHub is pretty easy. Start with installing the HipChat plugin by going to Manage – Manage Plugins and click install button next to the HipChat plugin.
Create Room API token from HipChat
Start with creating an API token in HipChat and use the provided token and room name to include the MantisHub plugin settings. Go to the Rooms page and select the room you want to link a project to.
Select the Tokens page for the room you have selected.
Create a room token to be used by MantisHub, so set the label to “MantisHub”.
Copy the the room token to paste it into MantisHub HipChat configuration
Set the Room Token in MantisHub HipChat Plugin
Go to Manage – Manage Plugins – HipChat and set the room name (case sensitive) and room token for each of the projects that should send notifications to the room we just created a token for. If room/token not set for a project, then no HipChat notifications will be generated for that project.
MantisHub / HipChat integration is all set
Here is a test message generated by “Update and Test” from the HipChat plugin configuration.
Here is a sample notification when an issue is created:
Here is a sample notification when an issue is assigned by a user to themselves.