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==Decide how you want to contribute to Fedora Docs:==
 
==Decide how you want to contribute to Fedora Docs:==
* Become a wiki gardener
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* Become a [[Wiki_Gardening_tasks | wiki gardener]]
* Write a beat
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* Write a [[Docs/Beats | beat]]
 
* Own a guide
 
* Own a guide
 
* Write documentation for docs.fedoraproject.org (aka docs.fp.o)
 
* Write documentation for docs.fedoraproject.org (aka docs.fp.o)
* Work on open bugs
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* Work on [https://bugzilla.redhat.com/buglist.cgi?query_format=advanced&classification=Fedora&product=Fedora%20Documentation&bug_status=NEW&bug_status=ASSIGNED open bugs]
 
* Package docs
 
* Package docs
 
* Document how Fedora Docs works
 
* Document how Fedora Docs works
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==Become a part of the greater team by==
 
==Become a part of the greater team by==
* writing a self-introduction on the mailing list with some ideas on how you would like to contribute
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* writing a [[Introduce_yourself_to_the_Docs_Project | self-introduction]] on the mailing list with some ideas on how you would like to contribute
 
* create your own user wiki page
 
* create your own user wiki page
* attend the irc meetings on Wednesdays
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* attend the irc [[Docs_Project_meetings | meetings]] on Wednesdays
* hang out on fedora-docs
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* hang out on #fedora-docs
 
* learning how to be a be a fedora contributor in general
 
* learning how to be a be a fedora contributor in general
 
* interact with other fedora contributors  (how to use fasinfo, lookup others wiki user pages, asking for sponsorship)
 
* interact with other fedora contributors  (how to use fasinfo, lookup others wiki user pages, asking for sponsorship)

Revision as of 15:22, 28 October 2010

Attention: This page is in draft stage. If it is redundant or silly, please feel free to kill it. Gratuitous linkage to other wiki pages is encouraged. This is a great wiki gardening task.

New contributors who have signed the FAS contributors agreement and signed up for the docs mailing list, are met with a lot of "what next" questions. This page will walk through some typical issues so you can start contributing quickly.

Decide how you want to contribute to Fedora Docs:

  • Become a wiki gardener
  • Write a beat
  • Own a guide
  • Write documentation for docs.fedoraproject.org (aka docs.fp.o)
  • Work on open bugs
  • Package docs
  • Document how Fedora Docs works
  • Take on a bounty

Become a part of the greater team by

  • writing a self-introduction on the mailing list with some ideas on how you would like to contribute
  • create your own user wiki page
  • attend the irc meetings on Wednesdays
  • hang out on #fedora-docs
  • learning how to be a be a fedora contributor in general
  • interact with other fedora contributors (how to use fasinfo, lookup others wiki user pages, asking for sponsorship)
  • voting

Understanding the workflow:

Fedora docs has a workflow page Tools for guide owners - publican, gaining git sponsorship, tips on guide writing How to get docs.fp.o sponsorship