[haiku-development] Re: Developer looking for work?

Welcome to the project!

Let us know if you need help using any of the tools you said you weren't
familiar with (Subversion, jam, etc)


Duane Ryan wrote:
> thanks much! I hope to be contributing soon :)
> On 8/16/07, Salvatore Benedetto <emitrax@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Hi Duane and welcome!
>> On 8/16/07, Duane Ryan <bailey.d.r@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> So, how can I help? You can contact me at this email address,
>>> bailey.d.r@xxxxxxxxxx
>> You can start by choosing an area you'd like to work on and start coding.
>> Better yet, you can have a look at the bugtrack http://dev.haiku-os.org/ and
>> try to fix some bugs.
>> Coding guidelines are very important in open source projects, especially
>> in this one! I struggled a bit at the beginning, Michael can confirm ;-) so
>> I suggest you to read the following carefully
>> http://haiku-os.org/documents/dev/haiku_coding_guidelines
>> Once you have made modification to the source, you can create a patch
>> by issuing the command "svn diff > mypatch.diff" , make sure to run svn
>> update first.
>> If you are new to svn I suggest you to read this
>> http://svnbook.red-bean.com/nightly/en/svn.tour.cycle.html
>> Once the patch is done, you can email it to the right mailing list so an
>> Haiku dev
>> can review it and eventually commit it for you.
>> Regards
>> Salvo
>> --
>> Salvatore Benedetto (a.k.a. emitrax)
>> Student of Computer and Telecommunications Engineering
>> University of Messina (Italy)
>> www.messinalug.org

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