# Contributing to Perl::Critic These are the guidelines for contributing to the Perl::Critic repository. ## Issues File an issue if you think you've found a bug. Please describe 1. How can it be reproduced 2. What was expected 3. What actually occurred 4. What version of the involved component ## Patches Patches for fixes, features, and improvements are accepted via pull requests. Pull requests should be based on the **dev branch**, unless you want to contribute to an active branch for a specific topic. All contributions are welcome and most will be accepted. Please see the [developer guidelines](https://github.com/Perl-Critic/Perl-Critic/blob/dev/README.developer) and the complete [developer documentation](https://metacpan.org/pod/Perl::Critic::DEVELOPER). ## Licensing and copyright Please note that accepted contributions are included in the repository and hence under the same license as the repository contributed to.