Re: [GSoC] Query regarding microproject
- Date: Mon, 4 Mar 2019 14:52:34 +0700
- From: Duy Nguyen <pclouds@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [GSoC] Query regarding microproject
On Mon, Mar 4, 2019 at 2:43 PM Junio C Hamano <gitster@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Umang Parmar <umangjparmar@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
> > I am interested in micro project "Add configuration options for
> > some commonly used command-line”. So can you point me out to
> > implementations of some current commands which have configuration
> > options and also for which command to add config options.
> It is not a homework assignment.
True. But the last step could be really intimidating at the beginning.
I'll give another hint, do
git log --oneline -- Documentation/config.txt
Look for some interesting changes (e.g. "add something") then "git
show" on that commit, which gives some starting point to focus on.
> Studying the current system to
> - learn what commands are available (hint: "man git" and read from there)
> - learn what commands and command line options are commonly used (hint:
> learn from your own use of the system)
> - pick one of the commands and its options that interests you
> - find out where that particular command is implemented
> are all part of a GSoC microproject.
> Thanks for your interest ;-)