Please take any that you find interesting and work on them! It's a great
way to learn about Fedora, and the tech included in the change, and it's
quite an easy way to get started with contributing too!
On Fri, Mar 13, 2020 08:29:33 +0000, Ankur Sinha wrote:
Here's an excellent opportunity to contribute to the Fedora 32
and learn lots about Fedora while we do it!!
----- Forwarded message from Petr Bokoc <pbokoc(a)redhat.com> -----
> Date: Fri, 13 Mar 2020 00:45:37 +0100
> From: Petr Bokoc <pbokoc(a)redhat.com>
> To: For participants of the Documentation Project
> Subject: Fedora 32 release notes are waiting for your contributions!
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> Hi everyone!
> Today's F32 Beta Go/No-Go meeting earlier today resulted in a no-go status, but
> nevertheless, it's about time we started working on F32 release notes. As
> usual, we aim to cover notable Changes. Ben Cotton has been tracking those
> in the relnotes repo's issues for us, which allows us to grab a list of
> everything that needs to be documented.
> Some of you are already familiar with the process, so go ahead and grab some
> issues; branch f32 is waiting for you. For those of you who are new or need a
> refresher, here's how it works:
> 1. Pick one or more issues in the list linked above.
> 2. Open each issue you picked, and click the Take button on the right to claim
> it. (If you claim an issue but later find out you don't have time to write
> about it, remove yourself from the issue ASAP so others can see it's free and
> take it!)
> 3. Find some information about the issue. A lot of them have plenty of info in
> them already; if not, find out who's responsible for the change, and talk to
> them on IRC or via mail. Of course it's always better if you try to do research
> before you ask questions. Note that you might not always be able to reach the
> owner in a reasonable timeframe; in that case just do your best, I'll be
> reviewing PRs, so if we publish something wrong, it's on me.
> 4. Write a release note about the issue. If you're not sure how exactly a
> release note looks, check out some of the previous releases for inspiration. We
> don't want any long, overly technical texts, the release notes are meant to
> highlight changes, not to tell people how to use something.
> 5. Now the workflow diverges based on your permissions and technical skills:
> 5a. If you know how to use git and asciidoc, we'd appreciate if you wrote up
> the release note and sent a pull request against the main repo, branch
> "f32". Your contributions should go into one of the files in
> release-notes/pages/", which one exactly depends on the contents of the change
> you're documenting. Use the "build.sh" and "preview.sh"
scripts in the
> repository root to preview your changes locally; see the repository README for
> specific instructions. If you can't see the section where you added your
> contributions at all, make sure it's included in "modules/release-notes/
> 5b. If the above sounds like gibberish to you, it's fine: just add a comment
> with your text into the issue, and ping me on IRC/Telegram or through e-mail;
> I'll mark it up for you and make sure your contribution appears in the final
> If anyone has any questions, go ahead and ask either here on the list or on IRC
> /Telegram, I'm happy to help. The current schedule gives us until April 14
> (see line 9), after that we'll be handing the release notes to the localization
> team. This gives us a month, which should be enough to cover the 55 open
> Happy writing!
>  https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Releases/32/ChangeSet
>  https://pagure.io/fedora-docs/release-notes/issues?status=Open&
>  https://docs.pagure.org/pagure/usage/pull_requests.html
>  https://fedorapeople.org/groups/schedule/f-32/f-32-docs-tasks.html
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