Re: Request ddp-team Project in Salsa
On Sun, Nov 22, 2020 at 05:52:56PM +0000, Sergio Moraes wrote:
> I've requested access to the ddp-project repo a few minutes ago (username:
> I have experience as a Knowledge and Content Management Specialist and I'd
> like to contribute to Debian's Documentation if possible.
> After reviewing the information in debian.org/doc/ddp I see that, ideally,
> people should contribute in some way prior to requesting access to repos.
> In that case, I wonder if anyone is available to guide me on how/where to
> get started.
Thanks a lot for your interest and sorry for replying this late: we
lack volunteers, obviously...
For starting contributing: there are quite some bugs open to the various
packages maintained by the ddp team.
The flag ship document of our team would be
https://salsa.debian.org/ddp-team/release-notes . Bugs in the release-notes
can be found at https://bugs.debian.org/src:release-notes .
Bugs in the Debian FAQ document can be found at
Other documents are listed at https://salsa.debian.org/ddp-team , and more
indexes are available from https://www.debian.org/doc/user-manuals and at
https://www.debian.org/doc/devel-manuals and the one at
https://www.debian.org/doc/misc-manuals#history and then there's also the
Ideally you yourself would have found some bug or issue with one of our
documents and then try to fix that yourself; asking for specific help once you
run into some obstacle.
Once you've got a good patch ready for applying, I'd be happy to grant you
commit access to the relevant documentation git repo's.
For myself, I'm currently mainly focused on doc-debian; once I've managed to
upload that I'm planning to focus on Debian FAQ again.
You can contact us via this list or via the irc channel on irc.OFTC.net,
Hope this gets you going!