Submitting Problem Reports

You might argue that I should have included this in Chapter 1 on "Getting More Help." Problem Report (PR) sounds impressive, doesn't it? A problem report is not where you say that you have a problem, however, it's where you prove that FreeBSD has a problem. Yes, I said prove. It's not that FreeBSD is innocent until proven guilty, but for you to submit a proper problem report, you must substantiate your claim. Problem reports filed without evidence will be closed with a terse response such as "not a bug" or "useless PR." The proper forum to cry for help is a search engine, or perhaps even

You can also file a PR to submit an improvement to the FreeBSD Project. The key word here is improvement, ...

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