The title of the bug should be as concise and crisp as possible.
The respective module is specified in brackets in front of the title (optional).
[Forum] Pagination in forums is not working properly
The bug description should be concise and expressive.
In addition to the description, there should be additional information on the occurence of the error:
When did the bug occur? (Example: The bug occured on October, 7th 2013 at 11:34 am)
Which browser did you use when you experienced the error?
The bug should be tested across multiple browsers in order to determine whether the error is browser-specific.
Name the browser version in which the error occurred. (Example: Firefox 24.0)
Do you use any plugins? Please provide a list of plugins used (ideally the content of your Gemfile.plugins).
Do you receive any error messages in the rails console or browser console when the error occurs? Please include the error message if applicable.
Preconditions to reproduce the bug
Prior to detailing which steps to take to reproduce the error, the necessary preconditions which have to be met should be stated.
Forum messages exist with many replies
Steps to reproduce the bug
The steps that led to the bug should be listed in the description in order to replicate the bug and determine the underlying problem.
Go to forum
Scroll to bottom of messages
The actual, erroneous behavior should be stated briefly and concisely.
Not possible to switch to next entry in pagination
If known, the expected behavior of the application should be described concicesly.
Possible to switch to next pagination page
If applicable, a screenshot should be added to the bug report in order to explain the bug visually.
The unintended behavior should be marked in the screenshot (e.g. by using red color).
The screenshot can be attached as a file and can be integrated in the description with the following syntax: “!Name_of_screenshot.png!” (without quotation marks)
(Notice: Name_of_screenshot should be replaced with the respective name of the file. The file ending (here: .png) has to be adjusted to the appropriate file type of the screenshot.)