Web Development - UD Application Help Pages

Bugzilla: Add comments to a bug report

Questions should be directed to Web Development, it-webdev@udel.edu


  1. Find the bug report that you want to edit.

    If you know the bug number:

    • Find the yellow box at the bottom of a Bugzilla screen.

    • Enter the number in the field called bug #.

    • Click the Find button.

    If you don't know the bug number, there are several ways to find your bug.

    • Click the bug link in one of the Bugzilla emails that you have received.

    • Click the My Bugs link in the yellow box at the bottom of a Bugzilla screen, and then scan the list for the bug number you want.

    • Search for bugs / Create a query

  2. Type your text in the Additional Comments field. View Edit bug image
    Tip: The more detailed information provided, the better the response will be.

    Example of a poor comment: "Nothing on this form works. I can't even login!"

    Example of a good comment: "When I login to UD&me using Internet Explorer 6.0, I get the error message "invalid password". This bug is specific to UD&Me with Internet Explorer 6.0. I can successfully login to UD&Me with Mozilla 1.7 and Netscape 7.0. I can also successfully login to other forms with Internet Explorer 6.0."

  3. When you are ready to submit the bug report, click the Commit button.

Next step:

After you click Commit, the Bug Processed page will be presented. View Bug processed image To edit your report, click the bug number in the box at the top of the page. To change pages, click on a link in the yellow box at the bottom of the screen.