We call both issues and pull-requests "topics". The contributions to the conversation are called "posts". The post that initiated the conversation is also called a post.
These commands are available only from the topic buffer (i.e. from the
buffer that shows the posts on a topic). Other commands that also
work in other buffers are available here also. For example
C-c C-w on
a post visits that post in a browser.
This command allows users to create a new post on an existing topic.
It opens a buffer in which the user can write the post. When the
post is done, then the user has to sumbit using
This command visits an existing post in a separate buffer. When the
changes to the post are done, then the user has to sumbit using
This command reads a new title for an existing topic in the minibuffer.
This command toggles the state of an existing topic between "open" and "closed".
This command reads a list of labels for an existing topic in the minibuffer.
This command reads a list of assignees for an existing topic in the minibuffer.
Creating a new post and editing an existing post are similar to creating a new commit and editing the message of an existing commit. In both cases the message has to be written in a separate buffer. And then the process has to be finished or canceled using a separate command.
The following commands are available in buffers used to edit posts:
This command submits the post that is being edited in the current buffer.
This command cancels the post that is being edited in the current buffer.