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Re: Configure your PC to contribute to Debian community




On 08/05/2019 14:32, Francisco M Neto wrote:
> Hello,
>
> 	I would be very interested in the answers to that, too. 
>
> 	Vipul, I sugges you subscribe to this mailing list, as well as debian-
> mentors. That should make things easier.
>
> Cheers,
> Francisco

If I also find anyone who may be interested in helping I will direct
them here too.

Paul


>
> On Wed, 2019-05-08 at 13:26 +0000, Vipul wrote:
>> Hey there,
>>
>> I've been using Debian from couples of years but haven't contributed yet back
>> to community. I want to contribute to Debian by maintaining packages and
>> fixing bugs. Since I'm using Debian for work purpose also so, I don't want to
>> mess-up  with my system by installing unstable packages or libraries. Is there
>> a way to get isolation for work & contribution purpose to keep yourself
>> organized? 
>>     I can get isolation by using Docker image or install one more copy of
>> Debian in PC and switch between them but that would be painful. I want to hear
>> from contributors & maintainers Which method they are using or prefer to get
>> isolation?
>>
>> Sorry, if this a wrong place to ask this question, then where should I ask?
>>
>>
>> Cheers,
>> VIpul
>>
>> PS: I'm not subscribed to this mailing.
>>
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