So, you want to contribute? Great!
Contributing is not only about creating fixes, but also reporting bugs. Before reporting a bug, please make sure to use the latest core and database revision.
When reporting a crash, you MUST compile in debug mode because release dumps are useless (not enough information) - if you don't know how to compile in debug, read this
We sugest the title and body to have the next style:
DB/Quest: The Collapse
The quest "The Collapse" http://www.wowhead.com/quest=11706 lacks final event.
git checkout -b fixes) (Note: fixes is an arbitrary name, choose whatever you want here)
git commit -am "Added Snarkdown")
git push origin fixes)
When creating patches read:
We suggest that you create one branch for each C++ based fix: this will allow you to create more fixes without having to wait for your pull request to be merged.
For the SQL files coming with C++ based fixes the naming schema is
YYYY_MM_DD is the date of the fix,
i_database is the ith sql created that day for
When doing changes to
characters database remember to update the base files (
For SQL only fixes, please create a ticket. Since it's very unlikely that your Pull Request will be merged on the day that you open it, please name the files with an impossible date to avoid merging issues ie: 2015_13_32_00_world.sql
The wiki is located at https://trinitycore.info.
You are welcome to create an account and help us improve and extend the wiki.
Software requirements are available in the wiki for Windows, Linux and Mac OSX.
If you choose Linux, we recommend to use Debian 8, since it's the Linux that we use to test compilations.