Commit 8e4559b3 authored by Brian Paul's avatar Brian Paul

docs: update bug reporting guidelines

Suggest attaching output of glxinfo/wglinfo.  Suggest providing
an apitrace.
parent 2f89c398
...@@ -37,11 +37,14 @@ Please follow these bug reporting guidelines: ...@@ -37,11 +37,14 @@ Please follow these bug reporting guidelines:
the problem. the problem.
<li>Check if your bug is already reported in the database. <li>Check if your bug is already reported in the database.
<li>Monitor your bug report for requests for additional information, etc. <li>Monitor your bug report for requests for additional information, etc.
<li>Attach the output of running glxinfo or wglinfo.
This will tell us the Mesa version, which device driver you're using, etc.
<li>If you're reporting a crash, try to use your debugger (gdb) to get a stack <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. trace. Also, recompile Mesa in debug mode to get more detailed information.
<li>Describe in detail how to reproduce the bug, especially with games <li>Describe in detail how to reproduce the bug, especially with games
and applications that the Mesa developers might not be familiar with. and applications that the Mesa developers might not be familiar with.
<li>Provide a simple GLUT-based test program if possible <li>Provide an <a href="https://github.com/apitrace/apitrace">apitrace</a>
or simple GLUT-based test program if possible.
</ul> </ul>
<p> <p>
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