RPTools.net

Discussion and Support

Skip to content

It is currently Mon Oct 23, 2017 5:26 pm 




Forum rules


Posts that do not conform to the READ ME FIRST sticky thread are subject to deletion.



This topic is locked, you cannot edit posts or make further replies.  [ 1 post ] 

Previous topic | Next topic 

  Print view

Author Message
User avatar  Offline
Codeum Arcanum (RPTools Founder)
 
Joined: Mon Jan 09, 2006 4:16 pm
Posts: 11390
Location: Austin, Tx
 Post subject: [1.3b49] Sample Bug
PostPosted: Tue Dec 30, 2008 2:00 pm 
EXAMPLE ONLY

This is a sample bug report to show proper format. Please format your bugs following this one. There are five components:
  1. The subject
  2. The link to the original discussion
  3. A summary of the problem
  4. A suggested possible solution
  5. Any supporting attachments
Each of these is described in more detail below.

From the dashed line to the end of the post is a sample Bug Report posting.

------------------------------------------------------------------------

Original discussion here: viewtopic.php?f=3&t=7367

The title should contain the version you were using when you saw the bug and a very brief description (a couple words). It's always best if you can test the bug against the most recent version of MapTool as the bug may already have been fixed. Note that preference is normally given to investigating bug reports of more recent versions than very old ones for this reason.

Please include as complete a discussion as possible of what the bug is (such as, "selecting a group of tokens and right-clicking to select Visible to Players doesn't change all of the tokens, only some of them." Please remember that the person fixing the bug needs to be able to understand your description, so screen snapshots are useful when appropriate.

That person fixing the bug would likely also want to know the suggested solution, which should come out of a consensus in the discussion thread. Once again, a developer that knows how you want it to work is better able to provide something that works for you. Don't assume that the person working on the code plays your game system and is familiar with those rules!

Last, if there are any auxiliary files that the developer needs (such as campaign files, the content of a macro, sample tables, and so on), please attach them here. The attachment size limits have been increased for this subforum and the filename extensions that MapTool uses have been added as "allowed" file types.

_________________
Dreaming of a 1.3 release


Last edited by Azhrei on Mon Mar 09, 2009 6:52 pm, edited 3 times in total.
Added more explicit instructions


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
This topic is locked, you cannot edit posts or make further replies.  [ 1 post ] 

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:

Who is online

In total there is 1 user online :: 0 registered, 0 hidden and 1 guest (based on users active over the past 5 minutes)
Most users ever online was 243 on Sun Nov 04, 2012 6:14 am

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest





Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group

Style based on Andreas08 by Andreas Viklund

Style by Elizabeth Shulman