OFBiz Community – Bug Crush Event Highlights

Mridul PathakPublished: Updated:

HotWax Media hosted a special team building event this weekend in support of the broader OFBiz community. On Saturday, August 16, we conducted a 16-hours bug crushing marathon in our Indore office. Our purpose was to investigate and crush as many bugs as we can in the Apache OFBiz project, drawing from the OFBiz trunk Jira list.

OFBiz Community - Bug Crush EventHere are some highlights of the event:
1. Event hosted in our new office facility in Indore, MP, India.
2. Started event on Saturday at 9:00 AM and finished on Sunday at 2:30 AM.
3. Picked a list of issues of type bugs from OFBiz JIRA.
4. A team of more than two dozens developers and reviewers continuously worked hard to fix as many bugs.
5. Followed complete SDLC for each and every bug, from analysis and design to development and review.
6. We had some of the best OFBiz experts in the world on hand to guide the efforts of the numerous developers who participated to ensure highest quality contribution.
7. Documented test cases for individual issues, that we fixed, on OFBiz Wiki.
8. Crushed 33 Bugs.
9. Participants enjoyed delicious homemade meals and beverages throughout the day.
10. After completing the event, team plans watching a movie together.

Here is the glimpse of our activity throughout the day on HotWax U channel on YouTube.

This was a fun event with lots of learning. We are looking forward to organize more such events in near future.

Lets come together to make Apache OFBiz one of the best enterprise automation software.

Thanks for taking the time to read this post.


Mridul Pathak About Mridul Pathak
Mridul is an exceptional technologist who began his career as a software engineer with HotWax in 2007. He is currently a senior manager in Enterprise Software Development.With an emphasis on providing training to HotWax Systems employees and clients, he has worked on a variety of projects for clients in North America, Europe and India.Mridul graduated in 2006 from IET DAVV, Indore (M.P) India, with a Bachelor of Engineering(B.E) degree in Computer Science. He loves learning and sharing knowledge. His hobbies are reading novels, writing, collecting and watching movies, and spending time with friends.

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