This process is transparent to the public, and open to any contributor who demonstrates the necessary skills and commitment to the project.
gNewSense is based on Debian, sharing many of its packages, tools and techniques with that project. Differences between gNewSense and Debian are mostly freedom issues as stated in our FAQ.
Joining The Team
- Read the Community Guidelines.
- Join the development mailing list, introduce yourself, and tell us how would you like to help.
- Request a GitLab CE account, see http://git.gnu.io
All the communications among the members of the Bug Forwarding Team and other gNewSense teams take place in the development mailing list and IRC.
Tasks And Bugs
gNewSense developers use Gitlab CE as their project management system. All gNewSense development teams use their team's issue trackers to report and track the status of tasks and bugs related to their respective fields.
See learning resources.