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A Guide To Becoming An Ubuntu Developer

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Published on 28 January 2011 12:36 AM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Ubuntu
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For those interested in potentially becoming an Ubuntu developer, Emmet Hikory has written a brief guide about that very topic. Some feel that it can be challenging to become an Ubuntu developer, but in a long mailing list post he goes over all the details.

The steps include becoming an Ubuntu Member, working on an area of the Ubuntu stack where you wish to attain upload rights, preparing an application for Ubuntu, and applying to the Ubuntu Developer Membership Board.

Those interested can read the guide in this post.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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