With the recent upgrade to Greenhopper 6.1, epics have graduated out of the Greenhopper labs to a full-fledged feature. Details on using epics are available here:
Any thoughts on how we can best make use of this with our RichFaces sprint planning? Seems like there is some overlap with the issues/sub-issue feature of jira. Altough Epics can span multiple sprints, and issues/sub-issues must be completed in a sinlge sprint.
I would like to use Epics for tracking high-level issues to be covered in a release, e.g.: