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#PRAGMA title How to help gNewSense
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== Tasks == = How To Help =
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 * Visit the project bug tracker at [[http://bugs.gnewsense.org/]] and solve a known bug
 * Join the mailing list and IRC channel and join the discussion!
  * Provide feedback to emails sent to the list
 * Look at the [[Main/ReviewList|Review list]] and see if you can help with anything mentioned!
 * Work on the [[Main/WikiHome|wiki]]
 * Look at [[Main/CurrentProjects|CurrentProjects]] for something to join in on
 * Creating and updating pages in [[http://wiki.gnewsense.org/Projects/Projects|Projects]] for any running projects
 * Provide help to other users, either on IRC or on our [[http://wiki.gnewsense.org/ForumMain/ForumMain|forum]].
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Volunteers are key to the success of gNewSense. This is a community effort -- we do not have the support of corporations behind us like many other distributions do, and so it depends on YOU to make things happen. :)
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== Number of Open Bug Reports (last 4 weeks): ==  * Read below to learn more about how you can help.
 * Get familiar with the gNewSense [[Processes]] that interests you most.
 * [[Processes/BecomingAContributor|Become a contributor]].
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||<tablestyle="border: 1pt">Date||Open bugs||Change from last week (+/-)||Oldest bug (date)||
||03 Feb 2008||29||+2||00001 (14 Aug 06)||
||10 Feb 2008||27||-2||00001 (14 Aug 06)||
||17 Feb 2008||27||+0||00001 (14 Aug 06)||
||09 Mar 2008||28||+1||00001 (14 Aug 06)||
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== Package count and freedom status (last 4 weeks): ==

=== PFV-Main (insert link/ URL to PFV here) ===
MAIN is 100% free and will not be updated again before Delta-H, unless this situation changes.
== How can I help the most right now? ==
Currently our greatest need is for Developers, so if you fit this and other roles you should consider applying for this one.
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||<tablestyle="border: 1!pt">MAIN||20 Jan 2008||27 Jan 2008||03 Feb 2008||10 Feb 2008||
||Total number of package sections in MAIN||112||112||112||112||
||Total number of 100% free package sections in MAIN||105||106||109||112||
||Change from last week (+/-)||+2||+1||+3||+3||
== Development Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Hack the Builder scripts and package management.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>Python, C, bash, GNU tools, DEB/Packaging, Bugfiling

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[DevelopmentTeam|Go to the Development Team home page]]
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=== PFV-Universe (insert link/ URL to PFV here) ===
(Not to be worked upon until MAIN and the kernel are 100% checked.)
== Bug forwarding ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Forward gNewSense bugs upstream.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>'reportbug', Debian bug reporting.

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>Forwarding bugs from [[https://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/?group=gnewsense|our BTS]] to [[http://www.debian.org/Bugs/|Debian's BTS]]
<<BR>>[[BugForwarding|Go to the Bug forwarding Team home page]]
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||<tablestyle="border: 1pt">UNIVERSE||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||
||Total number of package sections in UNIVERSE||59||?||?||?||
||Total number of 100% free package sections in UNIVERSE||?||?||?||?||
||Change from last week (+/-)||n/a||?||?||?||
== Website Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Improve gNewSense's image creating the best possible web interface for users and contributors on the Internet.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>Moinmoin, python, CSS, HTML, PHP

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[WebTeam|Go to the Web Team home page]]
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=== KFV (insert link/ URL to PFV here) === == Artwork Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Creating artwork and designs for the gNewSense community on request.
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||<tablestyle="border: 1pt">KERNEL||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||
||Total number of files in KERNEL||23062||?||?||?||
||Total number of 100% free files in KERNEL||316||?||?||?||
||Change from last week (+/-)||+316||?||?||?||
'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>Inkscape, GIMP, OO.org, design, usability/interaction
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Stats compiled by [[Profiles:chris_debian|chris_debian]]<<BR>>Deputy [[Profiles:lee797|lee797]] '''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[ArtworkTeam|Go to the Artwork Team home page]]
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## Converted from Main.HowToHelp?revision=1206938867 == Documentation Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Write documents, guides, how-tos, FAQs, marketing material, process/methodology docs, release notes.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>Writing, editing, grammar (wordsmith), technical, explaining complex ideas well.

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[DocumentationTeam|Go to the Documentation Team home page]]


== Translation Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Localize software and documentation into other languages.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>You are able to translate English into other language or languages.

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[TranslationTeam|Go to the Translation Team home page]]


== Package Freedom Verification Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Verifying the license of each package to ensure it is a free license.

People who update the [[http://groups.fsf.org/wiki/Software_blacklist|LibrePlanet Software Blacklist]] page with all the apps we remove from gNewSense.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>free licenses

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[VerificationTeam|Go to the Package Freedom Verification Team home page]]


== Packaging Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>To package and maintain software that is not included in our repositories

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>packaging

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[PackagingTeam|Go to the Packaging Team home page]]


== Marketing Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Through the development of processes and content, this project aims to spread gNewSense and to provide a central repository of ideas and information that can be used to deliver gNewSense to new audiences.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>Strong writing, editing, grammar, ability to explain benefits of gNewSense to new users.

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[MarketingTeam|Go to the Marketing Team home page]]


== Volunteer Coordinators ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Help recruit project contributors, be a point of contact for the community members and channel the feedback to gNewSense developers.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>community management

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[CoordinatorsTeam|Go to the Volunteer Coordinators Team home page]]


== Local communities ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Support the spread and development of gNewSense in different locations around the world.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>community management, Languages, programming, writing, etc.

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[Communities|Go to the Local Communities home page]]

## Converted from Main.HowToHelp?revision=1283249153

How To Help

Volunteers are key to the success of gNewSense. This is a community effort -- we do not have the support of corporations behind us like many other distributions do, and so it depends on YOU to make things happen. :)

How can I help the most right now?

Currently our greatest need is for Developers, so if you fit this and other roles you should consider applying for this one.

Development Team

Description of this role
Hack the Builder scripts and package management.

Skills you possess or want to learn
Python, C, bash, GNU tools, DEB/Packaging, Bugfiling

Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role
Go to the Development Team home page

Bug forwarding

Description of this role
Forward gNewSense bugs upstream.

Skills you possess or want to learn
'reportbug', Debian bug reporting.

Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role
Forwarding bugs from our BTS to Debian's BTS
Go to the Bug forwarding Team home page

Website Team

Description of this role
Improve gNewSense's image creating the best possible web interface for users and contributors on the Internet.

Skills you possess or want to learn
Moinmoin, python, CSS, HTML, PHP

Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role
Go to the Web Team home page

Artwork Team

Description of this role
Creating artwork and designs for the gNewSense community on request.

Skills you possess or want to learn
Inkscape, GIMP, OO.org, design, usability/interaction

Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role
Go to the Artwork Team home page

Documentation Team

Description of this role
Write documents, guides, how-tos, FAQs, marketing material, process/methodology docs, release notes.

Skills you possess or want to learn
Writing, editing, grammar (wordsmith), technical, explaining complex ideas well.

Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role
Go to the Documentation Team home page

Translation Team

Description of this role
Localize software and documentation into other languages.

Skills you possess or want to learn
You are able to translate English into other language or languages.

Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role
Go to the Translation Team home page

Package Freedom Verification Team

Description of this role
Verifying the license of each package to ensure it is a free license.

People who update the LibrePlanet Software Blacklist page with all the apps we remove from gNewSense.

Skills you possess or want to learn
free licenses

Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role
Go to the Package Freedom Verification Team home page

Packaging Team

Description of this role
To package and maintain software that is not included in our repositories

Skills you possess or want to learn
packaging

Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role
Go to the Packaging Team home page

Marketing Team

Description of this role
Through the development of processes and content, this project aims to spread gNewSense and to provide a central repository of ideas and information that can be used to deliver gNewSense to new audiences.

Skills you possess or want to learn
Strong writing, editing, grammar, ability to explain benefits of gNewSense to new users.

Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role
Go to the Marketing Team home page

Volunteer Coordinators

Description of this role
Help recruit project contributors, be a point of contact for the community members and channel the feedback to gNewSense developers.

Skills you possess or want to learn
community management

Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role
Go to the Volunteer Coordinators Team home page

Local communities

Description of this role
Support the spread and development of gNewSense in different locations around the world.

Skills you possess or want to learn
community management, Languages, programming, writing, etc.

Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role
Go to the Local Communities home page

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