Name: [9200] A.M. Kuchling
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Searching the Python Bug Tracker [ID:835] (1/1)

in series: Developing Python

video tutorial by A.M. Kuchling, added 08/08

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Describes how to search for bugs in the Python bug tracker.

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I strongly agree on great pacing, eloquence and voicing.

The search box at bottom is a minor distraction. Adding to python-advocacy feedback, I think a nice "cover slide" would be a nice replacement for the blank screen.

One thing that looks weird is that you are logged at the beginning of the video, so you get an "Editing" view, that just goes away and "mailbox" appears in the search field.

Also, I think you could show the list of values for fields you described in the issue view.

I think describing an issue life-cycle could be a great screencast, but simply mentioning what status and resolution mean would be fine too.

Thanks a lot for the screencast!


Wow, this is probably the most eloquent/fine-voiced screencast I've ever heard of. The only feedback is the low volume.

It was helpful to see how to use the bugtracker on python.org.

Thanks.


Wow, this is probably the most eloquent/fine-voiced screencast I've ever heard of. The only feedback is the low volume.

It was helpful to see how to use the bugtracker on python.org.

Thanks.


4. anonymous Tue, 19 Aug 2008 06:16

Great job AMK!

One query though: in the date fields, your display looked like your field separator was an equals sign (=), but I assume it was actually delimited by hyphens (-), is that so? And, I assume the dates must all be Japanese style (YYYY-MM-DD), right? Perhaps demoing the "cal" popup would make this clearer to people.

Anyway, great first screen cast and keep 'em coming!

The TimeHorse


Well done. Clear, comprehensive, good pace ... the only minor nitpick is that I found I had to put the volume on maximum on my computer to hear it at what I thought was an appropriate level - and this was in a fairly quiet room.

Please make some more videos on issues relevant to people who want to contribute to Python development.


welcome to showmedo Andrew!

- a good screencast, nicely paced, clear and authoritative. Cool to see the mechanism behind Python's inexorable progress.


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