How do I get started?
krejzi at email.com
Sun Jun 29 07:52:11 PDT 2014
On 06/29/2014 04:45 PM, Ayan Shafqat wrote:
> Thanks for your prompt reply, Armin. I am familiar with git scm and have
> used it for a few projects. What I am interested in are the points below:
> (1) Coding style guidelines for Wayland.
I believe source files use tabs. But you can always take a look at
wayland and weston source files to find it out yourself
> (2) Where to submit patches.
Send git-formatted patches to this mailing list using "git-send-email(1)".
> (3) Code review process.
Not really sure about this, but people usually respond quickly and point
if something is done wrong or how it could be done better. You can
always take a look at mailing list archives to see how it was done in
> Let me know where I can find information to these. Thanks in advance.
> On Sat, Jun 28, 2014 at 1:35 PM, Armin K. <krejzi at email.com
> <mailto:krejzi at email.com>> wrote:
> On 06/28/2014 12:55 AM, Ayan Shafqat wrote:
> > Hello All:
> > I work as an embedded software developer, and I would like to increase
> > my knowledge in software design. I have not yet contributed to an
> > ongoing open source project, but I would like to start contributing to
> > Wayland (because I like it). So far, I have compiled, ran, Wayland and
> > Weston (mostly on my raspberry pi), and have been reading the
> > My question to all is: How do I get started as a developer? :-) Is
> > a little "training guide" or "developer's manual"? Any pointer
> would be
> > appreciated.
> > Thank you all in advance.
> > Regards,
> > Ayan
> Well, you can start contributing in forms of patches. Wayland
> repositories use git scm, so you need to get familiar with it first.
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