Still I am having trouble creating an account. I really would like to start
earning some badges and get started on the proposal. Please kindly help me
On 22 September 2016 at 10:23, Riyafa Abdul Hameed <riyafa.12(a)cse.mrt.ac.lk>
> Yes I have joined the Fedora hubs mailing list and the IRC. I am really
> keen to get started. I have been attempting to create a Fedora account.
> This would sound silly but I am not sure why that every time I type the
> captcha I get the error: "captcha: Incorrect value. " :). As was suggested
> by Justin I would like to start earning some badges and get started on the
> proposal. Please kindly help me on this.
>  https://admin.fedoraproject.org/accounts/user/new
> Thank you.
> Yours sincerely,
> On 21 September 2016 at 23:21, Máirín Duffy <duffy(a)redhat.com> wrote:
>> Hi Riyafa!
>> How are things going? Have you been able to join the fedora-hubs mailing
>> list and IRC? I'm ready to give you next steps once you've done that!
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Justin W. Flory" <jflory7(a)gmail.com>
>> To: outreachy(a)lists.fedoraproject.org
>> Cc: "Máirín Duffy" <duffy(a)fedoraproject.org>, "riyafa 12" <
>> Sent: Tuesday, September 13, 2016 10:34:05 PM
>> Subject: [Outreachy] Re: Outreachy Round -13
>> On 09/11/2016 01:39 AM, Riyafa Abdul Hameed wrote:
>> > Hi,
>> > I am a Computer Science and Engineering undergraduate at University of
>> > Moratuwa Sri Lanka. I have experience working on open source projects
>> > with WSO2 and Apache Software Foundation.
>> > I am quite keen to participate in the Round 13 of the Outreachy program
>> > with Fedora. I am not quite sure how to begin. I went through the
>> > Outreachy/2016 page  of Fedora. Is there new projects for the Round
>> > -13 and if so how can I get involved and submit a proposal?
>> >  https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Outreachy/2016
>> > Thank you.
>> > Yours sincerely,
>> > Riyafa
>> Greetings, Riyafa! Welcome to the Fedora Outreachy mailing list. Glad to
>> have you here. :)
>> So for this round, it looks like we will have one slot for Fedora Hubs.
>> I think Máirín can probably advise specifically about forming a
>> proposal. But here's some useful resources to help you get started with
>> the Fedora community and the Fedora Hubs project!
>> To get a feel for the Fedora community, I would recommend checking out
>> Fedora Badges:
>> You can earn badges for doing various tasks and completing certain
>> milestones in Fedora. There's a ticket that outlines some of the best
>> badges for beginners here:
>> I would take a look at the following badges and see if you can try to
>> start picking some of these up. This will help get you "bootstrapped"
>> and ready to contribute to Fedora.
>> * Baby Badger
>> * Crypto Badger / Crypto Panda
>> * Curious Penguin
>> * Involvement
>> * Mugshot
>> * Speak-up!
>> * Macaron Cookie
>> * Origin
>> * Junior Tagger
>> * Junior Package Tagger
>> * White Rabbit
>> For the Fedora Hubs project specifically, I would start by subscribing
>> to the mailing list for Hubs and also joining the IRC channel on
>> Freenode. That info is here:
>> * Mailing list:
>> * IRC channel: #fedora-hubs on irc.freenode.net
>> * IRC beginner's guide: https://fedoramagazine.org/beginners-guide-irc/
>> Here's a few more "pages to know" for Hubs as well:
>> Hope this is all helpful to you! If you have any other questions, please
>> let us know and we would be happy to answer them. :) Hopefully Máirín
>> can give specifics on a Hubs proposal.
>> Justin W. Flory
>> Outreachy mailing list
> Riyafa Abdul Hameed
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Riyafa Abdul Hameed
Undergraduate, University of Moratuwa
Website: https://riyafa.wordpress.com/ <http://riyafa.wordpress.com/>