Latest Issues is a plugin that displays most recently added issues and information on who they were assigned to. You can configure how many latest issues you want to see, and which side of the home page you want to display them on.
Clone latest version of plugin from git, install it to plugins. git clone ssh://email@example.com/kgogolek/latest-issues-redmine-plugin.git latest_issues
Make sure your plugin folder name is latest_issues
Run the plugin migrations +rake db:migrate_plugins+
Restart your Redmine web servers (e.g. mongrel, thin, mod_rails)
Plugin should work now.
You can configure the number of latest issues displayed, and the side they will display at, if you go to Administration => Latest Issues.
You can log bugs and feature requests for this plugin here: http://redmine.gogolek.co.uk/projects/redmine-latest-issues
If you would like to send me an email, here you go: firstname.lastname@example.org
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