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gsocadvice [2020/02/07 04:13]
daschuer [Getting Involved]
gsocadvice [2020/02/26 17:25]
be.ing
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   * Play with Mixxx and explore what it can do. Read the [[https://​mixxx.org/​manual/​latest/​|Mixxx manual]] to get a better understanding of Mixxx'​s capabilities and what people use it for.   * Play with Mixxx and explore what it can do. Read the [[https://​mixxx.org/​manual/​latest/​|Mixxx manual]] to get a better understanding of Mixxx'​s capabilities and what people use it for.
-  * Introduce yourself on our [[https://​mixxx.zulipchat.com/​|Zulip chat]]. Start a new topic in the #gsoc stream. Do not hesitate to ask questions, or ask for a helping hand to get started. Please make sure you have read **this** page carefully before. **If the first question you ask is clearly answered on this page, you will likely not be accepted, because it strongly suggests that you lack the ability to work independently**+  * Introduce yourself ​early on our [[https://​mixxx.zulipchat.com/​|Zulip chat]]. ​**If you have not introduced yourself until a few days before the application deadline, we will not accept your application.** ​Start a new topic in the #gsoc stream. Do not hesitate to ask questions, or ask for a helping hand to get started. Please make sure you have read **this** page carefully before. **If the first question you ask is clearly answered on this page, you will likely not be accepted, because it strongly suggests that you lack the ability to work independently.**
   * Help users with technical questions about Mixxx on the [[https://​mixxx.org/​forums/​|forum]].   * Help users with technical questions about Mixxx on the [[https://​mixxx.org/​forums/​|forum]].
   * [[testing|Test pull requests]].   * [[testing|Test pull requests]].
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   * Report bugs on our [[https://​bugs.launchpad.net/​mixxx/​|bug tracker]].   * Report bugs on our [[https://​bugs.launchpad.net/​mixxx/​|bug tracker]].
  
-We expect that you make an effort to answer your own questions like reading the source or exploring this wiki before asking us. But don't hesitate to ask if this does not answered your questions in a short time.  +We expect that you make an effort to answer your own questions like reading the source or exploring this wiki before asking us. We are happy to give you guidance and assist you when you get stuck, but we will not do work for you. **If your questions show us that you have not explored ​the code nor even practiced ​using Mixxx, you will likely not be accepted.**
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-We are happy to give you guidance and assist you when you get stuck working on code, but we will not do work for you. **If your questions show usyou have not read the code or not even practiced ​with Mixxx, you will likely not excepted**+
 ===== What Project Should I Work On? ===== ===== What Project Should I Work On? =====
  
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