BUG, IDEA, REPORT, TYPO
For making useful suggestions to the maintainers of the game. You will use the standard line editor (enter a
%eon a single line to end).
> bug I can't move east from here > idea Fish should be cookable > typo Hill giant description > report Lost my account password - help!Please note that bug, idea, and typo messages are visible to all the Ainur. It is recommended you use report, which is visible only to the Valar, in case confidentiality is required; e.g., reports about suspected cheating, reports about significant bugs that could be easily abused, and requests about lost passwords; or when you could not reach a V+ via pray.
news 2361 for
the original announcement.
- Make your comments concise and clear. There are often pages of messages containing these reports, and to read more than a few paragraphs is simply out of the question. Simply state your point, but be thorough. If you can, include a short log, for example:
- There is no need to state whereabouts in Arda the room is you are posting from. That is recorded and displayed in your post automatically.
Use a subject. Type in the subject, in a few words, after the command. It
makes it easier to read;
bug orkish chieftain isn't aggressive to good races
- Use the correct command! Any "bug" which only involves the wrong form of text being output is a typo. And if it is confidential, it is a "report". Please remember this :)
MUME is based on
English. Some words, like recognised, may seem strange to American English
speakers, but are not typos. Check
http://www.m-w.comif you are in doubt.
- Do not repeat your report. If the bug or typo is still remaining after a few days, there's no need to rewrite it. It will be fixed.
Type the command followed by the title of your report; e.g.,
> bug Shopkeeper's prices are too high
Now the line editor opens
and you can explain the problem in detail, for example:
: The prices in this shop seem to be multiplied with 1000, the red ruby : costs 65.000 gold pieces. : %e
To send your report type
%eon an empty line, to cancel the report
|See also:||NOIDEA, EDITOR, NEWS|
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