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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.
 
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.
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==Become a part of the greater team by==
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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
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* create your own user wiki page
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* attend the [http://webchat.freenode.net/ freenode.net] InterRelay Chat channel #fedora-meeting [[Docs_Project_meetings | meetings]] on Mondays.
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* hang out on [http://webchat.freenode.net/ freenode.net] InterRelay Chat channel #fedora-docs
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* learning how to be a be a fedora contributor in general
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* interact with other fedora contributors  (how to use fasinfo, lookup others wiki user pages, asking for sponsorship)
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* voting
  
 
==Decide how you want to contribute to Fedora Docs:==
 
==Decide how you want to contribute to Fedora Docs:==
 
* Become a [[Wiki_Gardening_tasks | wiki gardener]]
 
* Become a [[Wiki_Gardening_tasks | wiki gardener]]
 
* Write a [[Docs/Beats | beat]]
 
* Write a [[Docs/Beats | beat]]
* Own a guide
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* Own a [[Docs_Project_meetings#Guides guide | guide ]]
 
* Maintain content on [http://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/index.html docs.fedoraproject.org] (aka docs.fp.o)
 
* Maintain content on [http://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/index.html docs.fedoraproject.org] (aka docs.fp.o)
* Work on [https://bugzilla.redhat.com/buglist.cgi?query_format=advanced&classification=Fedora&product=Fedora%20Documentation&bug_status=NEW&bug_status=ASSIGNED 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] by following the [[Fixing_documentation_bugs | bug fixing workflow ]].
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* Check the [[Docs_QA_Procedure | quality ]] of docs
 
* Package docs
 
* Package docs
 
* Document how Fedora Docs works - ie this wiki
 
* Document how Fedora Docs works - ie this wiki
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* Take on a [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FedoraBounties bounty]
 
* Take on a [http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FedoraBounties bounty]
  
==Become a part of the greater team by==
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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
 
* attend the [http://webchat.freenode.net/ freenode.net] InterRelay Chat channel #fedora-meeting [[Docs_Project_meetings | meetings]] on Mondays.
 
* hang out on [http://webchat.freenode.net/ freenode.net] InterRelay Chat channel #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:==
 
==Understanding the workflow:==

Revision as of 13:57, 6 February 2012

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.

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 freenode.net InterRelay Chat channel #fedora-meeting meetings on Mondays.
  • hang out on freenode.net InterRelay Chat channel #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

Decide how you want to contribute to Fedora Docs:


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