Hi Andry,

In terms of man hours,I do think it be worth time to set up a 'quick' wiki page to give links etc. as to how to do such testing. As the areas I knew of are out-dated, can you please take some time to make a page up so that people who want to test can follow how to do this.



On 12 September 2013 23:23, Andrej N. Gritsenko <andrej@rep.kiev.ua> wrote:

Phill Whiteside has written on Thursday, 12 September, at 21:12:
>if you're using the PPA builds you need to also use gdb to catch errors
>that the devs can use to track crashes. The daily PPA's are, as you have
>noted, not supported by ubuntu.

>It does take quite a bit of setting up, but if you're 'up for it',
>http://wiki.lxde.org/en/LXDE:PCManFM_build_and_setup_guide has how to do

    PPA builds already have all debug info included so no rebuild will be
required. Using debugger and environment from that page is very essential
to get details though.

>http://forum.lxde.org/viewforum.php?f=22 is the forum area for pcmanfm.
>I've cc'd pcmanfm developers to double check that these instructions are
>still up to date.

    Yes, forum exists, but, seriously, forum isn't a place to report
bugs. All the reports are very welcomed in PCManFM's bug tracker at
don't hesitate to write there and include details how developers can
reproduce the bug.

>I'd suggest awaiting for a reply from one the pcmanfm developers to ensure
>the information I've posted up is still current.

    Thank you very much for crossposting this.



>On 12 September 2013 20:49, Pierre Gobin <lubuntu@pierregobin.fr> wrote:

>> I am using Lubuntu daily builds PPA on Lubuntu 13.10. I would like to know
>> how I can report bugs about packages which are updated by this PPA (PCManFM
>> in this case).

>> I normally use "ubuntu-bug" + Package name. But if I use this, apport
>> tells me that this package is not support by Ubuntu, and does not report
>> the bug.

    PPA builds are "bleeding edge", not released yet versions so everyone
are welcome to use them (in fact, libfm/pcmanfm is very much more feature
rich) but be ready to catch bugs and those bugs should be reported not to
Ubuntu but to developers, see link to bug tracker above.
    Thank you very much.

>> Anyone could help me ?

>> Regards,
>> Pierre Gobin

    With best regards.
    Andriy, developer.