So You Want to Contribute...
For general information on contributing to OpenStack, please check out the contributor guide to get started. It covers all the basics that are common to all OpenStack projects: the accounts you need, the basics of interacting with our Gerrit review system, how we communicate as a community, etc.
Below will cover the more project specific information you need to get started with Tempest.
- IRC channel
- Mailing list (prefix subjects with
[qa]for faster responses) http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-discuss
Contacting the Core Team
Please refer to the Patrole Core Team contacts.
New Feature Planning
We track our tasks in Storyboard.
If you're looking for some smaller, easier work item to pick up and get started on, search for the 'low-hanging-fruit' tag.
Reporting a Bug
You found an issue and want to make sure we are aware of it? You can do so on StoryBoard.
Getting Your Patch Merged
All changes proposed to the Patrole requires one
Code-Review +2 votes from Patrole core reviewers before one of the core reviewers can approve patch by giving
Workflow +1 vote. More detailed guidelines for reviewers are available at ../REVIEWING.
Project Team Lead Duties
All common PTL duties are enumerated in the PTL guide.
The Release Process for QA is documented in QA Release Process.