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GitHub: Are there external tools for managing issues list vs. project backlog

Recently I posted one of my the projects1 on GitHub and as I was exploring capabilities of the site, I noticed they have a rather decent issue tracking section. I want to use that section as a) other ...
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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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Is it impolite to file bug reports against abandoned open-source projects?

Is it considered impolite to file a bug report against an abandoned open-source project, or an abandoned branch of a still-continuing project? Is it perceived as making a request of the former ...