[Pharo-project] How to help with bugfixing

Marcus Denker denker at acm.org
Thu Jul 30 11:45:49 EDT 2009


Hi,

Here a small guide for those who want to help with bufixing.

Website is:

	http://code.google.com/p/pharo/issues/list

The simplest thing to help is to look at a report and ask yourself the  
Question:

	"What is the next physical, down to earth action that need to be done
          to get this issue resolved?".

Actually, adding a statement about that to the report alone would help  
*a lot*. You
don't need to do anything, just write down what should be done next.

And magically, often the next step is trivial. The report links to a  
website which has
a changet? The next step is to attach it to this report.
The report describes that method x and y in Class Z need to be removed?
add a changeset (or a slice in the inbox) to do that.

	Marcus


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Marcus Denker - http://marcusdenker.de
PLEIAD Lab - Computer Science Department (DCC) - University of Chile





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