|illumos-gate||Core. Kernel, userland, drivers, etc.|
|SmartOS Bugview||Distribution-specific, read-only JIRA mirror|
|SmartOS GitHub||Distribution-specific, public issues|
|Joyent pkgsrc||Cross-platform packages|
How to report problems¶
Before creating new issues in the bug tracker, please perform a search to determine if the problem is already known, or resolved in a newer version of the software.
You can report a new issue using our issue tracker.
A good issue report includes:
- Steps for reproducing the problem, in as much detail as possible.
- Information about your system software and hardware.
- For crashes, the contents of the crash information file from the above section.
Please paste any error messages, or the output of
directly in the bug description.
Examples of bug fixing¶
Ryan Zezeski goes through fixing a bug in ZFS in this "illumos Day" talk. (video, slides)