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how to start fixing bugs in open source softwares

I a student and have good knowledge in C programming and like to contribute any open source project which is developed in C. I searched sourceforge and selected 7-Zip because its widely used one and ...
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Open Source: Is Testing/Bug Reporting A Major Contribution?

When evaluating contributions to open source projects, does testing the code on various real-world inputs, reducing a large number of complicated bugs to small test cases and filing good bug reports ...