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Redmine Cookbook by Aleksandar Pavić

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Creating and using subprojects

In the previous recipe, we explained how to split project in to versions/phases or work-packages. Now, we are going to split project into subprojects. The decision to split a project into subprojects or group tasks in versions is a matter of organization and management. From Redmine's standpoint, if you break some tasks into multiple projects as a subproject of one parent project instead of versions (phases), this will mean that you will have additional flexibility in defining modules and roles on each subproject. From a management role's usability standpoint, you are still going to be able to filter issues almost in the same way as if you were using versions.

Using subprojects can be a great way to organize your ...

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