How to contribute to MonetDB

Hannes Mühleisen hannes.muehleisen at
Mon Jan 4 11:33:04 CET 2016

Hi Jörg,

> On 03 Jan 2016, at 16:37, Jörg Strebel <joerg.strebel at> wrote:
> I find  MonetDB as a software product interesting and would be
> interested in contributing to its development (and learning about
> In-Memory databases in the process) .
That’s great to hear!

> The documentation for setting up the development environment and for
> getting the source code is pretty good, but I am missing a process
> description, how a volunteer can participate in the software
> development process. E.g. how are bugs assigned,
You could start by picking a bug, trying to fix it and then attach the patch to the bug description. We will have a a look at it for sure.

> submitted, what needs to be done besides code production?
Writing test cases for bugs without them is also a nice way of getting started.

> Is there a description of sorts?
Don’t think so



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