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 Magnum.


  • IRC channel: #openstack-containers

  • Mailing list’s prefix: [magnum]

  • Currently, we have a weekly team meeting at 9:00 UTC, please check here for more details.

Contacting the Core Team

The list of current Magnum core reviewers is available on gerrit.

New Feature Planning

Magnum is using a dedicated specs repo for feature requirement.

Task Tracking

We track our tasks in Launchpad

Reporting a Bug

You found an issue and want to make sure we are aware of it? You can do so on Launchpad.

Getting Your Patch Merged

Though we have a small number of core reviewers of the Magnum project, we still need two +2 before Workflow +1.

Project Team Lead Duties

All common PTL duties are enumerated here in the PTL guide.