This feature will automatically adjust the labels on a pull request when the PR author requests a review from an assignee.
In the list of reviewers, click the “Re-request review” button near an assignee’s name. This will automatically remove the “waiting on the author” labels, and add a new labels to indicate that the PR is waiting on the review.
This feature is enabled on a repository by having a
[review-requested] table in
[review-requested] # Those labels are removed when PR author requests a review from an assignee remove_labels = ["S-waiting-on-author"] # Those labels are added when PR author requests a review from an assignee add_labels = ["S-waiting-on-review"]