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howtocontribute [2015/04/18 18:34]
smarx007 [Contributing Patches] Fix broken link to git book
howtocontribute [2016/04/02 17:08]
dcvmoole [Contributing Patches] we prefer GitHub pull requests!
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 ===== Contributing Patches ===== ===== Contributing Patches =====
-Patches are pieces of code that solve an existing issue. In fact, patches describe the changes between a before and after state. Patches will need to be created against the latest development version of [[http://​git.minix3.org/?​p=minix.git|MINIX3]] from Git and can be mailed to the [[http://groups.google.com/group/minix3|MINIX 3 Google Group]]. +Patches are pieces of code that solve an existing issue. In fact, patches describe the changes between a before and after state. Patches will need to be created against the latest development version of [[http://​git.minix3.org/?​p=minix.git|MINIX3 ​from Git]] (or from the official ​[[https://github.com/Stichting-MINIX-Research-Foundation/minix|mirror on GitHub]]).
  
-Also see DevelopersGuide/​TrackingCurrent and [[http://git-scm.com/book/​en/​v2/​Distributed-Git-Contributing-to-a-Project#​Public-Project-over-E-Mail|Distributed Git - Contributing ​to a ProjectPublic Project over E-Mail]]+We prefer patches in the form of [[https://github.com/Stichting-MINIX-Research-Foundation/​minix/​pulls|pull requests on GitHub]]. If for some reason you are not able to create ​GitHub pull request for your patch, you can send it to the [[http://​groups.google.com/​group/​minix3|MINIX3 Google Group]] instead, but merging patches is a bit more work for us that way.
  
 +Also see the wiki page on [[DevelopersGuide:​TrackingCurrent|tracking MINIX3-current]].
 ===== Contributing Packages ===== ===== Contributing Packages =====
  
howtocontribute.txt · Last modified: 2016/04/02 17:21 by dcvmoole