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  • Q: Other than writing code, how can I contribute?

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      spread the word!

      Just tell your friends about the site, blog about it, tweet about it, make everyone know about it!


         — Jan-Christoph Borchardt (jan) · 6 years ago
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      suggest and review projects

      Libre Projects need to be open source, hosted and easily usable. We already have a bunch at https://github.com/libreprojects/libreprojects/issues/9 that we need to review further regarding license, hosted instance and usability. You can easily help with that!


         — Jan-Christoph Borchardt (jan) · 6 years ago
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        Discuss documentation, testing, webmastering, and/or publicity.

        Include URLs if relevant (we'll automatically linkify them).

      • Example:

        We need people to download version 0.4.5 and make sure the frobulator still frobulates correctly.

  • Q: What's a good bug for a newcomer to tackle?

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        Many projects have good small tasks that can teach newcomers how the project works. Now's your chance to share one of them!

        Include URLs if relevant (we'll automatically linkify them).

      • Example:

        Someone could improve the photo upload dialog box so that it lets you resize the photo before sending it to the web.

  • Q: What is a bug or issue with Libre Projects that you've been putting off, neglecting, or just plain avoiding?

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      • Examples:

        I don't know how to get started with internationalizing my app.

        Bug 392 about printing was filed five years ago, and I don't even know if printing still works.

        I want help from a C coder writing a Maildir patch for Alpine.

      • Note:

        If this issue was formally filed on the web, be sure to include the URL.

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About Libre Projects

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collection of free web services & alternatives

from the profile of Jan-Christoph Borchardt (jan)

The code is mostly written in JavaScript.

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