So You Want to Contribute…¶
For general information on contributing to OpenStack, please check out the contributor guide to get started. It covers all the basics that are common to all OpenStack projects: the accounts you need, the basics of interacting with our Gerrit review system, how we communicate as a community, etc. Below will cover the more project specific information you need to get started with heat.
IRC channel #heat at OFTC
Mailing list (prefix subjects with
[heat]for faster responses) http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-discuss
Contacting the Core Team¶
Please refer the heat Core Team contacts.
New Feature Planning¶
heat features are tracked on Storyboard.
We track our tasks in Storyboard. If you’re looking for some smaller, easier work item to pick up and get started on, search for the ‘low-hanging-fruit’ tag.
Reporting a Bug¶
You found an issue and want to make sure we are aware of it? You can do so on Storyboard.
Getting Your Patch Merged¶
All changes proposed to the heat project require one or two +2 votes
from heat core reviewers before one of the core reviewers can approve
patch by giving
Workflow +1 vote.
Project Team Lead Duties¶
All common PTL duties are enumerated in the PTL guide.