Ciro Santilli
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How to write technical help requests and bug reports | 🗖 nosplit | ↑ parent "Essays by Ciro Santilli" | 91

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Ciro Santilli often sees all those genius who are much smarter than him making shitty forum/mailing list posts, they need to learn this:
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1. The apparently most important one liner error message must appear in the title, and fuller apparently relevant logs must appear on the body 2. You must always give the version of the software that you are using as either a tag or git SHA 3. For build errors, you must give your OS and compiler version and version of any relevant external library
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