Speaker Akkana Peck
Time 2007-01-16 11:50
Conference LCA2007

Code is just text.

Help yourself - don’t panic - don’t give up.

Programmers aren’t special.

  1. Description
  2. Test case, reproduce the bug.
  3. Get that latest version of the software

Bug tracking systems overwhelming at first glance.

Bug may be

  • fixed
  • known (with patches)
  • work arounds
  • too hard to solve

How to report bugs effectively.