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Discussion on: Is time tracking really necessary for a task management software?

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Nehal Hasnayeen

Hey, what kind of functionality are you looking for time tracking if you don't mind me asking? I'm currently adding a time tracker on my open source task management software so will love to hear what kind of functionality is useful for people, thanks.

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Jesse Phillips


  • idle/active tracking
  • arbitrary notes
  • easy post cleanup (split time among)
  • integration with issue tracker (what to track to, no necessary add time to)


  • keyword matching (ability to group arbitrary messages against a single issue/idea)
  • some form of memory which can degrade (and probably should)