Hi Jehan, Thanks for the links and the tips!
I'm going to take a look at the bugzilla, I suppose there'll be enough work for me ;) I have to configure xchat to connect in the irc (it's been a while since I use Mibbit for some irc channels...) On 15/02/2016 21:50, Jehan Pagès wrote: > Oh by the way, if you are interested into OpenCL or GPU programming in > general, have a look at this initiative too: > http://www.gimp.org/news/2016/01/28/gegl-opencl-streamcomputing/ > > I have no idea if the project is now full (it was said they would > accept up to 20 participants), but if you are interested in learning > this technology, this could be a great opportunity for you. > > Jehan I saw this yesterday, it is very interesting but I don't know if I have enough time for four weeks of learning, is the resources or anything about the "course" going to be freely available once it is finished? :D Thanks again! And maybe see you next time on IRC :) -- Kevin Pellet (Ilphrin) ilph...@autistici.org www.ilphrin.com > > On Mon, Feb 15, 2016 at 9:34 PM, Jehan Pagès <jehan.marmott...@gmail.com> > wrote: >> Hi, >> >> On Mon, Feb 15, 2016 at 6:44 PM, Kevin Pellet <ilph...@autistici.org> wrote: >>> Hi! >>> >>> I've never posted since my presentation a few months ago, because of a >>> big lack of time (school, work, etc...). But now I have (a little) spare >>> time to give a hand on Gimp. :) >>> >>> I am a student in IT and more precisely as C/C++ dev' at Epitech Lyon, >>> so I can work on correction of bugs, and I like too to write >>> documentation, articles, and translation. >>> >>> I heard that the big plan for now is porting every possible thing into >>> GEGL, and that there was some work to do on the wiki. I'd love to do >>> everything but I know I can't ;) And the fact is that I don't really >>> know where to start, if someone could guide me for the firsts steps that >>> would be awesome :D >> The best way to start is if you use GIMP and experience yourself some >> bug or other issue that you want fixed. This is an ideal start and >> much rewarding to yourself, I think. :-) >> >> Other than this, you can have a look at the bugzilla. We have hundreds of >> bugs: >> https://bugzilla.gnome.org/page.cgi?id=browse.html&product=GIMP >> >> Easier would be to check the "newcomer bugs" list (link on the right >> of the page), though I doubt this is a very complete list, so you >> should also search for other bugs. Easy bugs for a newcomers are: >> >> - crashes, because it allows to follow the stack trace at crash time >> with a debugger. >> - bugs which output warnings, because you can make warnings crash GIMP >> by running it with --gtk-g-fatal-warnings option. And then same as >> previous, use a debugger. >> - bugs with UI text, because you can grep the visible text to find >> where it is in the source files, and from there search for source of >> the issue. >> >> Also check the file `HACKING` in our repository. It gives some >> indication on compilation or the syntax we use in the GIMP project. >> >> And last but not least, any contributor is really encouraged to hang >> out on IRC (#gimp at irc.gimp.org). This is where you'll get some >> information faster, and also where you can pressure us a little to >> review your patches if we forget, or anything like this. :-) >> >> Jehan >> >>> By the way, I really love the new website! >>> >>> Have a nice day, >>> >>> -- >>> Kevin Pellet (/Ilphrin/) >>> ilph...@autistici.org >>> www.ilphrin.com >>> >>> _______________________________________________ >>> gimp-developer-list mailing list >>> List address: email@example.com >>> List membership: https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-developer-list >>> List archives: https://mail.gnome.org/archives/gimp-developer-list _______________________________________________ gimp-developer-list mailing list List address: firstname.lastname@example.org List membership: https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-developer-list List archives: https://mail.gnome.org/archives/gimp-developer-list