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by Michael Walker ([email protected])
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Functional programming $FUNKY_NOUN, Ph.D student, and community admin/moderator.

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No video of the event yet, sorry!

You've found a project you like, and want to be more involved than just a user, great! But how do you get started? Implementing an entire new feature or solving a real bug can be pretty tricky for someone new to the project, so here are four simple things you can do to improve just about anything: improve the documentation, run static checkers, test it, and and improve the performance. This talk is mostly aimed at beginner contributors, but will hopefully have something for maintainers too.

Date:
Duration:
15 min
Room:
Conference:
freenode #live
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Track:
FOSS and Community
Difficulty:
Easy