Newcomer in OpenJDK community

Weijun Wang at
Thu Aug 8 01:45:44 UTC 2013

On 8/8/13 6:02 AM, Константин Периков wrote:
> Hey,
> I just sign OCA about few weeks ago and finally its processed successfully.


> Today I visit meeting in Saint Petersburg, where we talk about
> OpenJDK, how to contribute and all related stuff.
> So, I come home, find a small bug in awt (javadoc) and decide to fix it.
> But suddenly I realize, that I don't understand what OpenJDK community name
> I have. Could you help me with that? Or point to proper manual about that?

You cannot have an author name now. Just ask an existing member in awt 
to be your sponsor to this bug, and your name/email will be listed in 
the "Contributed-by" tag in the final fix.

After several contributions, you can request for an author name, and 
more for a committer role...


> Thanks, Konstantin.

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