How to File a Perfect Bug Report
My criteria for a perfect bug report...
- The report is filed correctly.
- The issue identified affects the latest version of the software.
- The report includes a test script illustrating the problem
- ... which is self-contained
- ... and is minimal
- ... and conforms to the Test Anything Protocol.
- The report includes an explanation.
- The report includes patch
- ... which is well-written
- ... and obeys coding conventions.
Obviously all reports of genuin…