On Wed, 4 Mar 2009, Gary Mills wrote:
> Is there a way that I can contribute to opensolaris development? I've
> been installing and using the Nevada builds as they are released. I
> participate in several of the opensolaris forums. I've installed the
> compilers and build tools, although I'm not sure that I need them.
> I'm not really interesting in building the entire OS from source, just
> for the sake of doing it.
> I enjoy tracking down bugs and fixing them. I thought that the bite-
> sized bugs would be a good place to start, but all of them seem to be
> already assigned to somebody else. Are there any bugs left?
> I'm quite familiar with Solaris. I'm an experienced C programmer,
> having written RPC clients and servers and PAM modules, for example.
> I've also written a compiler, a linker, and device drivers, although
> not for Solaris in this case.
> I've spent many frustrating hours on the opensolaris web site trying
> to figure out how I can contribute code. Most of this led me in
> circles or in wrong directions. Perhaps you can refer me to the
> right place.
Hi Gary -
Welcome to the group! Along with everything Jim said, you can find
more information here:
Valerie Fenwick, http://blogs.sun.com/bubbva
Solaris Security Technologies, Developer, Sun Microsystems, Inc.
17 Network Circle, Menlo Park, CA, 94025.