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contribute:dev:get-a-contributor-account [2019/03/24 20:49]
skunnyk Use ML or IRC, not sending a mail
contribute:dev:get-a-contributor-account [2019/04/07 15:51]
skunnyk [Who can apply for an account?]
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 ===== Who can apply for an account? ===== ===== Who can apply for an account? =====
  
-Well basically anybody, but of course it has to be Xfce related. If you want to translate, a GIT account is not needed, you should [[contribute:​translate:​|read this first]].\\+Well basically anybody, but of course it has to be Xfce related. 
 +If you want to translate, a GIT account is not needed, you should [[contribute:​translate:​|read this first]].\\
 That said, please only apply for an account only if you think that you will work on Xfce for a somewhat longer time. If you know that you will only work for a couple of weeks and then never again, please consider not applying for an Xfce account but instead continue to put patches in the [[contribute:​bugs:​|bug tracker]]. That said, please only apply for an account only if you think that you will work on Xfce for a somewhat longer time. If you know that you will only work for a couple of weeks and then never again, please consider not applying for an Xfce account but instead continue to put patches in the [[contribute:​bugs:​|bug tracker]].
  
-We also value if you show you work or patches ​before applying, so we have at least a bit of understanding what you're capable of and if the idea fits in the Xfce philosophy.+You can first publish your code on Gitlab.com, Github.com or whatever platform to show what you have done before applying ​for an official ​Xfce account.
  
 The limitations are not there to exclude anyone -- they are there to ensure that the maintenance of accounts remains reasonable. Of course, to be clear: the Xfce sysadmins have the last word about whether or not to create an account for somebody. ​ The limitations are not there to exclude anyone -- they are there to ensure that the maintenance of accounts remains reasonable. Of course, to be clear: the Xfce sysadmins have the last word about whether or not to create an account for somebody. ​
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 +===== Apply for an account =====
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 +The easy way to get a contributor account is to contact developers on [[https://​mail.xfce.org/​mailman/​listinfo/​xfce4-dev|xfce4-dev]] mailist or to connect to IRC channel on [[https://​webchat.freenode.net/?​channels=%23xfce-dev&​uio=d4#​xfce-dev|xfce-dev]].
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 ===== SSH ===== ===== SSH =====
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 The public key can be published and shall be sent when you are applying for an Xfce GIT account. ​ The public key can be published and shall be sent when you are applying for an Xfce GIT account. ​
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-===== Apply for an account ===== 
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-The easy way to get a contributor account is to contact developers on [[https://​mail.xfce.org/​mailman/​listinfo/​xfce4-dev|xfce4-dev]] mailist or to connect to IRC channel on [[https://​webchat.freenode.net/?​channels=%23xfce-dev&​uio=d4#​xfce-dev]]. 
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