bugs

Bug tracking software
Explore these four excellent open source options for keeping track of bugs and issues, for software developers and anyone who needs to manage a complex project.
19 comments Posted 18 Feb 2016 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
Open in sky
Six non-code opportunities for contributing to open source software code and communities.
6 comments Posted 20 Jan 2016 by Safia Abdalla Feed
Logging in the debugger's toolkit
Katrina Hayes shares her debugging process and gives a sneak preview of her upcoming SCaLE 14x talk.
0 comments Posted 20 Jan 2016 by David Both Feed
Why open source code is not enough, but it's the right place to start as we move to more interconnected systems.
11 comments Posted 27 Oct 2015 by Ben Cotton Feed
Open source software is still software and vulnerabilities are expected. Unlike a filesystem bug or a kernel panic, they cause no pain until they strike.
2 comments Posted 25 Nov 2014 by Gunnar Hellekson (Red Hat) Feed
Bug fixes and issue tracking
I do a lot of work on open source, but my most valuable contributions haven't been code. Writing a patch is the easiest part of open source. The truly hard stuff is all of the rest: bug trackers, mailing lists, documentation, and other management tasks. Here's some things I've learned along the way...
0 comments Posted 7 May 2014 by Steve Klabnik Feed
fixing bugs in open source projects
I recently announced a call to action for GNOME 3.10 Test Day for Fedora 20 on Facebook and I got a response that caused me to think about how everyone from the general public to developers submit and fix bugs for an open source project. This was the interaction:
9 comments Posted 29 Oct 2013 by Alexander Todorov (Red Hat) Feed
open government
After 'version 1.0' of the US Constitution was released to the public on Sept 17, 1787 there was remaining discontent among several states regarding the powers assigned to the new Federal government and a lack of protections for fundamental individual freedoms and civil rights. To fix this bug, the... Read more
2 comments Posted 17 Sep 2013 by Luis Ibanez Feed
bugs
With almost 30 years of active development under its belt, BRL-CAD is believed to be the second oldest open source codebase in the world that’s still under active development (VistA, the EHR of the Veterans Administration being the oldest). It has also been the primary tri-service solid modeling... Read more
0 comments Posted 13 Mar 2013 by Luis Ibanez Feed
open source sayings
They're not our favorite movie quotes but I've caught myself saying some of the more popular open source phrases more than once. It might be an analogy that we use to describe what open source is or perhaps a conversation starter.
32 comments Posted 11 Dec 2012 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed

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