We support the following keywords to make an issue or pull request block another issue or pull request: 

  • blocks, block
  • required by 
  • needed by
  • dependency of

We support the following keywords to make an issue or pull request blocked:

  • blocked by
  • requires, require
  • need, needs
  • depends on

All of the keywords must be followed by the issue's number. 

For example this will work:

  • blocks #33 

This will NOT work:

  • blocks 33

Note: The keyword you use will display in the issue's detail modal. Requires and required by will always be the display words on the card view.

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