Commit 9ceff4ac authored by Brian's avatar Brian

updated bug report guidelines

parent 8822069e
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<H1>Bug Database</H1>
<p>
The Mesa bug database is now hosted on
<a href="http://freedesktop.org" target="_parent">freedesktop.org</a>
instead of SourceForge.
The Mesa bug database is hosted on
<a href="http://freedesktop.org" target="_parent">freedesktop.org</a>.
The old bug database on SourceForge is no longer used.
</p>
<p>
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</p>
<ul>
<li>Make sure you're using the most recent version of Mesa
<li>Make sure your bug isn't already reported
<li>Include as much information as possible in the report
<li>Check if a new version of Mesa is available which might have fixed
the problem.
<li>Check if your bug is already reported in the database.
<li>Monitor your bug report for requests for additional information, etc.
<li>If you're reporting a crash, try to use your debugger (gdb) to get a stack
trace. Also, recompile Mesa in debug mode to get more detailed information.
<li>Describe in detail how to reproduce the bug, especially with games
and applications that the Mesa developers might not be familiar with.
<li>Provide a simple GLUT-based test program if possible
<li>Check back for follow-ups to the report
</ul>
<p>
Bug reports will automatically be forwarded to the Mesa developer's mailing
list.
Bug reports will automatically be forwarded by bugzilla to the Mesa
developer's mailing list.
</p>
<p>
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