Hashi-tributor 101: How to Contribute to HashiCorp Open Source
Oct 07, 2019
Learn how you can jump right into contributing code or content to one of HashiCorp's open source projects.
Terraform sits at over 1,300 open issues, and as a newly hired apprentice engineer at HashiCorp, it was Tracy Holmes' job to help tackle some of these. From finding the right issues to understanding labels, community guidelines to making the first pull request, she roughed through the trenches to understand how to do this so you don't have to.
Join Tracy Holmes from HashiCorp in learning the process of contributing so you can be on your way to making your first PR! This talk will look at what it is like jumping headfirst into an open source project like Terraform, effective techniques for interacting with the community, how to determine what issues to work on, contributing guides, and managing notifications.
Software Engineer, HashiCorp