• Help make MODX bug-free
    MODX Bug Hunt 2

Cleanse the MODX issue tracker on July 7th, 2017

MODX Bug Hunt 2

The MODX Bug Hunt is an international event where we squash as many MODX bugs as possible. The MODX issue tracker has the odd tendency to rise to a huge number every now and then. As loyal MODX users, we give it a healthy kick once in a while to keep it on a healthy level.

The MODX Bug Hunt takes place at the office of Kochan & Partner, on this site through a livestream and in the #modxbughunt channel on the modx.org Slack channel.

What to expect:

  • That amazing feeling of being part of the MODX community.
  • Prizes! Yes, besides getting major thanks from the whole community, you can also win prizes for fixing bugs.
  • Live stream from the office of Kochan & Partner
  • You can join us at Kochan & Partner (in Germany) or work remotely from your own office or home
  • Scoreboard on modxbughunt.com
  • Unique badges, to be awarded after the hunt.


Bug Hunt Schedule

All times are in CET Amsterdam time. Check yours here.

Welcome
Gauke Pieter Sietzema (Sterc), Benjamin Davis (SEDA.digital) will welcome everyone to the Bug Hunt through a YouTube Livestream and kick off the day. We'll also help get you started.
Hunting!
Morning hunt. A 3 hour hunting session where we close as many issues as possible.
Status report
Gauke Pieter Sietzema (Sterc) and Benjamin Davis (SEDA.digital) will present a short status report, streamed live on YouTube.
Hunting!
Afternoon hunting! A 4 hour hunting session where we close as many issues as possible.
Status report
Gauke Pieter Sietzema (Sterc), Benjamin Davis (SEDA.digital) will present a short status report, streamed live on YouTube.
Hunting!
Evening hunt. A 3 hour hunting session where we close as many issues as possible. Last opportunity to raise in the ranks! Put everything you have in this!

We'll start reviewing all the points after this session. Only contributions added before 21:00 will be counted. Rest assured, we will announce the approaching deadline.
Closing ceremony
Gauke Pieter Sietzema (Sterc) and Benjamin Davis (SEDA.digital) hold a closing ceremony, a review of the rankings, the bugs we fixed and last but not least: the prizes are being awarded!
Celebrate
Celebrate the results of the Bug Hunt with your friends & coworkers.

We know a lot of diehard MODX community members who won't let themselves stop by a schedule. Therefore the Bug Hunt will naturally continue after the event, without prizes though, but with an amazing community!

The people at the Kochan & Partner office are invited to join us for a drink in the local pub.

Prizes

Prizes for the following categories will be posted soon!

MODX Grandmaster

First prize. Person who earned the most points.

  • Bounty of € 500,-
  • modmore commerce license (exchangeable for 3 other licenses)

MODX Master

Second price. Person who earned the second most points.

  • Bounty of € 300,-
  • modmore 2x license of choice* or €200 discount on Commerce

MODX Expert

Third price. Person who earned the third most points.

  • Bounty of € 200,-
  • modmore license of choice* - or €100 discount on Commerce

Other prizes

The main prizes are on the left, but we also have some other prizes to encourage people to contribute.

Everybody wins a prize!

Everybody wins a prize thanks to MODSTORE.pro and MODHOST.pro. Every participant registered on the Meetup.com event page gets the following:

  • A one year Development-plan from MODHOST
  • Free access to 3 paid extras on MODSTORE


These prizes will also be awarded afterwards by email.

Keeper of the Hunt

Person who was the most helpful to others during the day.

  • modmore license of choice* - or €100 discount on Commerce

Pull master

Person who was involved in most Pull Requests.

  • modmore license of choice* - or €100 discount on Commerce

Rookie of the Hunt

Person who got the most rejected PR's. Encouragement prize. You might need some more practice. A MODX Cloud Pro package and a free modmore consultation will really help you here!

  • MODX Cloud Pro package
  • A free 45 minute MODX Consultation, or 1x license of choice*, or a €100 discount on Commerce

Issue hustler

Person who created the most issues during the MODX Bug Hunt. Trying to sell us a new bug hunt?

  • modmore license of choice* - or €100 discount on Commerce

Win a JetBrains IDE License!

We will be raffling off a free license!



* The license of choice is valid for modmore's Redactor, MoreGallery, ContentBlocks or SimpleCart. Includes support and upgrades.

Join us

Want to join us in our glorious efforts to squash MODX bugs? You can! Please visit our meetup.com page to participate.

Want to get involved in organising the event? Want to join us at Kochan & Partner? Or want to livestream from your own office? Just contact the organisers.



Join the MODX Bug Hunt on Meetup.com

Liveshow

The MODX Bug Hunt will have live coverage all day. Our hosts below will cover the Bug Hunt throughout the day.



Ben Davis

Ben
Davis

sonicpunk

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