Make your first contribution to GNOME workshop

Tutors: Amisha Singla, Kunal Jain
Prior Knowledge: None
Sponsoring Company: GNOME
Attendee Limit: 16

This workshop aims to get people make their first contribution to GNOME. Often people get struck at the very first step towards contribution to GNOME. It will cover educating people about jhbuild such that they can build GNOME application successfully. It will be a hands-on session and include retrieving and building the code, looking through associated ‘newcomers’ bugs in bugzilla, updating the code, debugging the application, creating the patch file and finally submitting it. This will also include basic git knowledge to carry out the tasks listed above.

Pre-Requisites for attendees

A laptop with GNOME Desktop, Git installed and WLAN already configured.