First things first

All help is welcome, we lack people power to handle bug reports so don't hesitate to try a few things written here. You'll see it's rewarding to tweak bugs.

First you have to get to know the BTS. You can also read how to use the BTS.

Bug reports are designed to help the maintainer to have a better package.

Finding information

Different ways to work on bug reports

Browse bug reports

Read HowtoUseBTS#QueryingBugReports. You can also use UDD Bugs search to select bugs corresponding to your criteria.

Report bugs

So learn to reportbug and read HowtoUseBTS#ReportingBugReports.

Bug Triaging

You have many possibilities with BugTriage.

CategoryBugs | CategoryRedundant: merge with BTS and other pages