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Before reporting a bug

Before you start reporting a bug, please check the following first:

  • The bug database is intended for bugs that occur in release versions of ESPResSo only! For bugs in the current development version, please write to the developer mailing list.
  • If you are not sure that what you have found actually is a bug or a feature, please don’t hesitate to write to the user mailing list. If after discussion on the mailing list you are convinced that it is a bug, please report the bug to the bug database.
  • Query the bug database whether the bug has already been reported.
  • If you are still convinced that you have found a bug, then go ahead: Report the bug!

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Reporting a bug

To help us finding the bug in the code, please provide  the following information:

  • In what component of ESPResSo did you find the bug? Please choose a fitting Category in the bug report form.
  • In what release version did you find the bug? Please indicate the release version in the bug report form Release.
  • Please give a telling Summary of the bug.
  • In the Original Submission form, please give all possible information that you can provide, but at least the following:
    • the ESPResSo script that failed
    • all relevant error messages
    • the file myconfig.h that you used