[FFmpeg-devel] PATCH for bugreports.html, reorganized things into sections

Clément Bœsch ubitux at gmail.com
Mon Nov 12 22:46:28 CET 2012

On Mon, Nov 12, 2012 at 05:10:32PM +0100, Burek Pekaric wrote:
From ed7dee102773bdc825c53e2dcf2b51bb1b8de1bf Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: burek <burek021 at gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2012 17:04:55 +0100
Subject: [PATCH] Reorganized sections, added a short summary, for those who
 just dont want to read a lot of text. Signed-off-by: burek
 <burek021 at gmail.com>

 src/bugreports |   47 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-------------------
 1 file changed, 28 insertions(+), 19 deletions(-)

diff --git a/src/bugreports b/src/bugreports
index 735906c..26e9968 100644
--- a/src/bugreports
+++ b/src/bugreports
@@ -1,15 +1,37 @@
 <h1>Reporting a Bug To The FFmpeg Project</h1>
+<h2 id="BugTracker">Bug Tracker</h2>
-<b>Before reporting a bug, please consider the following items</b>:
+<b>Before you report a bug, please consider the following</b>:
+	<li><a href="#VersionOfFFmpeg">Always use the latest development branch revision of FFmpeg</a></li>

+	<li><a href="#WriteAReport">Write a complete and descriptive report</a></li>

This entry is like saying: "Before you report a bug [...] please do it

+	<li><a href="#ProvideCrashReport">Provide a useful crash debug report (if reporting a crash)</a></li>

Same for this one

+	<li><a href="#SubmittingSampleMedia">Upload a sample media (audio/video) for analysis (optional)</a></li>
+Once you have gathered this information, you can submit a report to the
+<a href="https://ffmpeg.org/trac/ffmpeg">FFmpeg bug tracker</a>.

I know you didn't write that text and it is from the original page, but I
don't think anyone will think that way: they are not going to prepare the
bug report until they see the actual text area of the bug report.


Clément B.
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