Subject: Re: [boost] Interested in contributing
From: suryansh tiwari (suryansh677_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-05-05 13:59:51
thank you so much
On Mon, May 4, 2015 at 8:02 PM, Beman Dawes <bdawes_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> On Mon, May 4, 2015 at 8:50 AM, suryansh tiwari <suryansh677_at_[hidden]>
> > Actually i am completely a noob , I have never contributed in open
> > so i don't know what its like to fix a bug or improve some library or
> > submit a new library.
> > So I don't know where my interest lies, but I want to contribute
> > to your organization and I am completely dedicated towards it.
> > It will be a lot kind if you tell me from where to start , like learning
> > something extra, to get an idea about what should I work on.
> When you are a student in school a teacher tells you where to start and
> what to study at each step along the way. But Boost or any other open
> source project is part of the real world, where you have to find your own
> way rather than follow some predetermined steps.
> You might want to search around on the web site to find out how Boost
> started and what the key ideas were, or you might want to follow Edward's
> excellent advice and read about Submissions, Reporting and Fixing Bugs, and
> all the other topics linked to from
> http://www.boost.org/development/index.html, or you might want to read
> through some developers mailing list threads on
> http://news.gmane.org/gmane.comp.lib.boost.devel to get an idea how the
> mailing list serves as the central coordinating mechanism. But whatever you
> do, you need to learn to follow your own interests!
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