Newcomer question

Joachim Breitner mail at
Thu Feb 12 19:01:38 UTC 2015

Dear Hengcu,

Am Donnerstag, den 12.02.2015, 13:52 -0500 schrieb Hengchu Zhang:

> I just joined the community and wanted to start contributing/hacking
> on GHC.

Great, Welcome!

>  I was going through Newcomer's Info tab, and this
> seemed like a good first
> thing for me to try.
> A few questions related to git: from the ticket it looks like this bug
> happens in 7.6.3. 

It just means that it was reported by someone with this version, but
likely it is still present in the latest version, and that’s  where you
should fix it. So simply get the current git master, reproduce the bug
there and then create a fix.


Joachim “nomeata” Breitner
  mail at joachim-breitner.de
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  Debian Developer: nomeata at

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