Martijn Verburg martijnverburg at gmail.com
Mon Apr 30 17:11:11 UTC 2018

Hi Jacob and welcome to OpenJDK!

I'd recommend joining adoption-discuss and posting your question there.
We'll get you started on how you can best contribute to OpenJDK!


On 29 April 2018 at 19:24, Jacob Glickman <jhg023 at bucknell.edu> wrote:

>  Hello!  My name is Jacob, and I just joined as an OpenJDK contributor the
> other day.  I have a plethora of ideas regarding new methods to add to
> existing APIs; however, I'm not entirely sure how to go about proposing
> them (or, at least, *where* to propose them).  Specifically, I was looking
> for the mailing list that covers Java's Collections API, but I'm not sure
> which one that would be (if I had to guess, it would be jdk-dev).  I've
> read over the "How to Contribute" page as well, but I'm still confused
> regarding how to build the JDK (or even where to get the files from to make
> changes).  If anyone could provide me with some tips that helped them when
> they joined, I would be very grateful!
> Hopefully the formatting of this on the mailing list doesn't look that bad!
> - Jacob

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