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Mischa The Evil, 2010-12-22 01:42
Minor change in example versions.

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h1. Submissions on
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Submissions should be written in english.
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h2. Submitting a Bug
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Before submitting a bug report here, please make sure:
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* that you're using an appropriate Rails version (see [[RedmineInstall]])
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* that your database is up to date, especially if you've just migrated from a previous version or revision (see [[RedmineUpgrade]])
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* if your problem is related to svn (or any other scm), that the proper binaries are installed on your Redmine host (see [[RedmineRepositories]])
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And have a look at the "bug list": and the [[FAQ]] to see if it has not already been reported.
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When filling a bug report, please give the following information with the description of your problem:
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* your database version (eg. Postgresql 8.2)
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* your Ruby version (eg. Ruby 1.8.6)
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* your Rails version (eg. Rails 2.3.5)
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* your Redmine version (pick the version number in the _Affected version_ field) and the exact revision (eg. r1142) if you're using repository code
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* your scm binary version (eg. svn 1.4) if your problem is about scm integration
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* the error stack trace that you should find in the log file if your report is about an error. The message displayed by the app (eg. _...An error occurred on the page you were trying to access. If you continue..._) is useless here.
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The simplest way to get information about your Ruby and Ruby on Rails versions is to run:
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<pre>RAILS_ENV=production ruby script/about</pre>
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within your Redmine installation.
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h2. Submitting a Security Vulnerability
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If you think that you've found a security vulnerability, please report it by sending an email to: @security(at)
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h2. Submitting a Feature Request
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Before submitting a feature request here, please make sure:
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* fill the _subject_ as a sum up of your description
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* fill the _description_ as detailed as you can, don't hesitate to describe precisely how this feature should behave, try to add what benefits you're excepting from it
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* please *DON'T* fill the _target version_ field: let the developers decide when integrate
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* please *DON'T* assign the feature request to anybody, let the developers deal with it
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h2. Submitting a Wiki improvement
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When you edit a wiki page to improve its content, make sure that you fill the _comment_ field with a descriptive summary of the changes you've made to the page. This way we'll be better able to "monitor" and "maintain" the quality of the actual wiki content.
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h2. Submitting a Patch
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* Changes should be submitted as a single patch file. Instructions for creating a patch using svn can be found [[Patch|here]].
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* You should mention the branch/revision your patch is based on and attach it