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Re: How to write a helpful bug report
« Topic Start: March 03, 2012, 12:26:23 AM »
Here's the recommendation from Joel on Software:

It's pretty easy to remember the rule for a good bug report. Every good bug report needs exactly three things.
  • Steps to reproduce
  • What you expected to see
  • What you saw instead

Source: Painless Bug Tracking -
The above is accurate 25% of the time, truthful 50% of the time, and facetious 100% of the time.