Subject: Re: [boost] How to get involved ?
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-01-03 09:45:14
Vijeenrosh PW Vijeen wrote:
> My name is Vijeenrosh P.W . Iam an Computer Science and
> Engineering student . I have knowledge in c,c++,python and
> linux , and an mind to extend my areas of knowledge. Recently
> while passing through the list of GSOC accepted organizations I
> met with boost libraries . it fits me since I have C++ &&
> programming knowledge and is ready to work . I would like to
> know how to begin to contribute to the project . Where to begin
> . or is there any warm up excersices to get passed ?
Hi! Welcome to Boost.
You can learn about Boost via http://www.boost.org. You'll want to spend some time following this list to learn about our community. One of the things you'll note, when you do so, is that maintainers are often pressed for time, so bugs can languish. You can help by verifying reported bugs and submitting patches, including documentation patches. (Refer to http://www.boost.org/support/bugs.html for more.) You might also want to host a tester (see http://www.boost.org/development/running_regression_tests.html for more).
That should be enough to get you well on your way.
Thanks for your willingness to participate.
Rob Stewart robert.stewart_at_[hidden]
Software Engineer using std::disclaimer;
Dev Tools & Components
Susquehanna International Group, LLP http://www.sig.com
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