[wp-hackers] Getting stuck in?

Rob r at robm.me.uk
Sun Mar 19 18:35:36 GMT 2006

Roy Schestowitz wrote:
> ___/ On Sun 19 Mar 2006 18:06:45 GMT, [ Rob ] wrote : \___
>> What's the policy on just fixing stuff (adding patches and whatnot) 
>> on Trac? Does one require a special status or something? I can't see 
>> anything that says so but I don't want to tread on anyone's toes; 
>> I've added a couple of patches lately and wanted to make sure I 
>> wasn't harming things.
>> Thanks :)
> Hi Rob,
> * Log in to trac.wordpress.org with your WordPress credentials (no 
> need for
> higher status)
> * Select the ticket which corresponds to the bug (/suggestion) you hold a
> patch for.
> * You will be able to find a button called "Attach file". Attach a 
> file(s)
> containing the difference (diff) between the old version of the 
> file(s) in
> question and your proposed replacement(s). If in doubt, add a comment to
> the discussion bit at the bottom.
> * Your patch will be reviewed, so keep an eye on the ticket. Your 
> feedback
> may be needed.
> Hope it helps,
> Roy
I'm fine with the patching process itself, and with using Subversion and 
whatnot, I just didn't know whether or not it was kosher to just go 
ahead and submit them without "authorisation", for want of a better word.


Rob Miller
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