Difference between revisions of "List of additional information for a bug report"

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When it's a new bug report rather than reply with request for more information, it'd be nice to see two more things:
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To speed up location and fixing of a bug the following information might be crucial:
 
* Description of how an issue can be reproduced.
 
* Description of how an issue can be reproduced.
* Short description of what did you expect to happen.
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* Short description of what you expect to happen instead.
* Version of vifm (output of <code>vifm --version</code> is preferable).
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* Operating system you're running (the most important is whether it's GNU/Linux, *BSD, Windows or Mac).
* Sometimes <code>vifmrc</code> and/or <code>vifminfo</code> files might be useful as well.
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* Version of vifm (output of <code>vifm --version</code> is preferable). Please note if it's development version (build from source code repository).
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* Sometimes <code>vifmrc</code>, <code>vifminfo</code> and/or color scheme (for [[Reporting UI-related bug|UI glitches]]) files might be useful as well.

Latest revision as of 09:55, 23 July 2014

To speed up location and fixing of a bug the following information might be crucial:

  • Description of how an issue can be reproduced.
  • Short description of what you expect to happen instead.
  • Operating system you're running (the most important is whether it's GNU/Linux, *BSD, Windows or Mac).
  • Version of vifm (output of vifm --version is preferable). Please note if it's development version (build from source code repository).
  • Sometimes vifmrc, vifminfo and/or color scheme (for UI glitches) files might be useful as well.