documentation

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Writers wanted for a new Opensource.com column dedicated to documentation, including best practices, case studies, projects that need help from the community, events, tools, and tips.
0 comments Posted 14 May 2015 by Rikki Endsley (Red Hat) Feed
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Patience and empathy are the basis of good documentation, much as they are the basis for being a decent person. Here's a how-to for creating better open source project docs, which can help your users and grow your community.
21 comments Posted 14 May 2015 by Rich Bowen (Red Hat) Feed
Open community, gardeners and food co-op
Here at Opensource.com, we cover ways to contribute to open source projects on the regular. A few of our favorites are:
1 comment Posted 27 Apr 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Learn about seven tools and processes, both human and software, which are used to manage patch requests in the OpenStack documentation.
4 comments Posted 13 Apr 2015 by Anne Gentle Feed
Open source projects are ecosystems and need more than code to be successful, here are eight ways to participate in an open source project.
4 comments Posted 1 Dec 2014 by Tobias Pfeiffer Feed
I've been working as the documentation manager for the Koha project for six and a half years, so when I saw that Sarah White would be talking about documentation at OSCON this year I knew I wanted a chance to interview her.
0 comments Posted 11 Jul 2014 by Nicole C. Engard Feed
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It is not uncommon to have a cycle of news around communities being unfriendly to women or newcomers or people who aren't already there. By 'news' I mean someone posts something that is close to their heart about some unjustice and other people comment on it or write their own posts and generally,... Read more
2 comments Posted 26 Feb 2014 by Amye Scavarda Feed