Changes between Version 69 and Version 70 of WorkingConventions


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Dec 14, 2012 2:49:40 PM (2 years ago)
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    44This page has pointers to information you'll need. 
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    6 First, make sure you are familiar with GHC's [wiki:Licensing].  Unless you say otherwise, we will assume that if you submit a contribution to GHC, then you intend to supply it to us under the same license as the existing code. However, we do not ask for copyright attribution; you retain copyright on any contributions you make, so feel free to add your copyright to the top of any file in which you make non-trivial changes. 
     6 * Subscribe to the [http://www.haskell.org/mailman/listinfo/cvs-ghc cvs-ghc mailing list].  This list gets an email for every commit that is made, and reports generated by the automated nightly builders, and it is also the place to discuss ongoing development of GHC.  The list is high volume, so you probably want to at least filter it into a separate folder/label. 
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    8 Subscribe to the [http://www.haskell.org/mailman/listinfo/cvs-ghc cvs-ghc mailing list].  This list gets an email for every commit that is made, and reports generated by the automated nightly builders, and it is also the place to discuss ongoing development of GHC.  The list is high volume, so you probably want to at least filter it into a separate folder/label. 
     8 * Talk to other [wiki:Contributors GHC contributors]. 
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    10 Talk to other [wiki:Contributors GHC contributors]. 
     10 * Read the [wiki:ReadingList GHC reading list]. 
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    12 Read the [wiki:ReadingList GHC reading list]. 
     12 * Read the [wiki:Building building guide] (link always in the left hand margin) to learn how to build and test GHC. 
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    14 These pages guide you step-by-step through making a contribution: 
     14The following pages guide you step-by-step through making a contribution: 
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    1616 * [wiki:WorkingConventions/FixingBugs Fix a bug in GHC]. You can see all open bugs by clicking on "All bugs" in the left margin of this page.  At the top of the list is a filter you can use to refine your search.  Also check out the (currently stalled) [wiki:BugSweep GHC bug sweep].  Perhaps you can un-stall it. 
     
    3636   * Details about the regression test suite, and how to use it are at: [wiki:Building/RunningTests Running Tests]. 
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     38 * '''Licensing''': make sure you are familiar with GHC's [wiki:Licensing].  Unless you say otherwise, we will assume that if you submit a contribution to GHC, then you intend to supply it to us under the same license as the existing code. However, we do not ask for copyright attribution; you retain copyright on any contributions you make, so feel free to add your copyright to the top of any file in which you make non-trivial changes. 
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    3940== Old stuff ==