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GNOME Settings
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GNOME Settings is GNOME's main interface for configuration of various aspects of
your desktop.
GNOME Settings is GNOME's main interface for configuration of various aspects of your desktop.
## Contributing
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Bugs should be reported to the GNOME bug tracking system under the product
gnome-control-center. It is available at [GitLab Issues](https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-control-center/issues).
In the report please include the following information -
Operating system and version
For Linux, version of the C library
How to reproduce the bug if possible
If the bug was a crash, include the exact text that was printed out
A stacktrace where possible [see below]
### How to get a stack trace
If the crash is reproducible, it is possible to get a stack trace and
attach it to the bug report. The following steps are used to obtain a
stack trace -
Run the program in gdb [the GNU debugger] or any other debugger
ie. gdb gnome-keyboard-properties
Start the program
ie. (gdb) run
Reproduce the crash and the program will exit to the gdb prompt
Get the back trace
ie. (gdb) bt full
Once you have the backtrace, copy and paste this either into the
'Comments' field or attach a file with it included.
In the report please include the following information:
* Operating system and version
* For Linux, version of the C library
* Exact error message
* Steps to reproduce the bug
* If the bug is a visual defect, attach a screenshot
* If the bug is a crash, attach a backtrace if possible [see below]
### How to get a backtrace
If the crash is reproducible, follow the steps to obtain a
backtrace:
Install debug symbols for gnome-control-center.
Run the program in gdb [the GNU debugger] or any other debugger.
gdb gnome-control-center
Start the program.
(gdb) run
Reproduce the crash and when the program exits to (gdb) prompt, get the backtrace.
(gdb) bt full
Once you have the backtrace, copy and paste it into the 'Comments' field or attach it as
a file to the bug report.
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