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Subject svn commit: r929027 - in /websites/staging/directory/trunk/content: ./ contribute.html
Date Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:55:05 GMT
Author: buildbot
Date: Thu Nov 13 09:55:04 2014
New Revision: 929027

Staging update by buildbot for directory

    websites/staging/directory/trunk/content/   (props changed)

Propchange: websites/staging/directory/trunk/content/
--- cms:source-revision (original)
+++ cms:source-revision Thu Nov 13 09:55:04 2014
@@ -1 +1 @@

Modified: websites/staging/directory/trunk/content/contribute.html
--- websites/staging/directory/trunk/content/contribute.html (original)
+++ websites/staging/directory/trunk/content/contribute.html Thu Nov 13 09:55:04 2014
@@ -164,7 +164,34 @@
+<h1 id="join-the-apache-directory-community">Join the Apache Directory Community</h1>
+<p>First of all, a big <strong>thank you</strong> from us for evaluating
and/or using our products. We truly appreciate it. Our products exist, and continue to improve
thanks to you. 
+But you can help us and yourself more!</p>
+<p>As we are a community of volunteers working with the guidelines and policies of
the Apache Software Foundation (the Apache Way) in mind, we welcome any kind of input you
can provide to get better products. 
+These contributions, whether you think of reporting bugs, supplying code enhancements, improvements
to our documentation, answering questions in our mailing lists or anywhere else are valuable
to us. Because these will help us in helping you.</p>
+<p>To begin with, we suggest you to subscribe to the <a href="mailing-lists-and-irc.html">Directory
Mailing Lists &amp; IRC</a> (follow the link for information on how to subscribe
and to access the mail list archives). Listen-in for a while, to see how others make contributions.</p>
+<p>Then you can :</p>
+<li>Answer questions posted to the mailing lists.</li>
+<li>Contribute to the FAQ or Wiki.</li>
+<li>Contribute other documentation patches, either for the website or for the Apache
Directory user documentation.</li>
+<li>Investigate bugs that have been reported and provide patches where appropriate.</li>
+<li>Help with development for the next release of the Directory project and subprojects.</li>
+<h2 id="what-we-are-looking-for">What we are looking for</h2>
+<li>Source code and fixes contributions</li>
+<li>Documentation assistance</li>
+<li>Product and feature suggestions</li>
+<li>Detailed and constructive feedback</li>
+<li>Articles and white papers</li>
+<h2 id="how-do-i-contribute">How do I contribute</h2>
+<li>To discuss Apache Directory topics check out the <a href="mailing-lists-and-irc.html">mailing
+<li>Informal discussion also occurs on the <a href="irc://">#apache-directory</a>
Users IRC channel or on the <a href="irc://">#apache-directory-dev</a>
Developers IRC channel on <a href=""></a>.</li>
+<li>Bugs and other issues can be posted on the project <a href="issue-tracking.html">issue
tracking system</a>.</li>

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