[libvirt] [PATCH 1/1] Add a few additional comments to bugs.html
dallan at redhat.com
Fri Feb 24 00:30:13 UTC 2012
Clarified that "bugs" in this context means any change to libvirt,
whether called a bug, feature, etc.
Noted the existence of the Fedora virt preview repo as a way of trying
out newer prebuilt packages.
Noted that you don't need to be subscribed to the list to post.
docs/bugs.html.in | 22 +++++++++++++++++++++-
1 files changed, 21 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
diff --git a/docs/bugs.html.in b/docs/bugs.html.in
index 39b6725..cc73439 100644
@@ -13,6 +13,15 @@
check below for distribution specific bug reporting policies
+ Please note that although this page is called bug reporting, the
+ advice here applies to any change you feel should be made in
+ libvirt, whether it is called a bug, feature, documentation
+ change or any other kind of modification. (Coding Horror has an
+ interesting discussion of
+ <a href="http://www.codinghorror.com/blog/2008/11/thats-not-a-bug-its-a-feature-request.html">some
+ different takes on that categorization</a>.)
<h2><a name="general">General libvirt bug reports</a></h2>
@@ -39,7 +48,8 @@
ask questions on the list, as others may know of existing
solutions or be interested in collaborating with you on finding
a solution. Patches are always appreciated, and it's likely
- that someone else has the same problem you do!
+ that someone else has the same problem you do! You don't need
+ to subscribe to the list to post.
If you decide to write code, though, before you begin please
@@ -59,13 +69,23 @@
<h2><a name="distribution">Linux Distribution specific bug reports</a></h2>
If you are using binaries from <strong>Fedora</strong>, enter
tickets against the <code>Fedora</code> product and
the <code>libvirt</code> component.
<li><a href="http://bugzilla.redhat.com/buglist.cgi?component=libvirt&product=Fedora">View Fedora libvirt tickets</a></li>
<li><a href="http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/enter_bug.cgi?product=Fedora&component=libvirt">New Fedora libvirt ticket</a></li>
+ If you're willing to try out bleeding edge code but don't
+ want to build libvirt yourself, consider installing packages
+ the <a href="http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Virtualization_Preview_Repository">Fedora
+ Virt Preview Repository</a> to see if your problem has been
+ fixed already.
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