We are happy to announce that Jenkins Operator officially became an official Jenkins sub-project.
What does it mean for the project?
Becoming an official part of the Jenkins project was a major step towards better alignment with the overall Jenkins’ roadmap and more opportunities to increase adoption of the Jenkins Operator project.
Finally, with a dedicated team at VirtusLab actively maintaining the project we can engage with...
The She Code Africa Contributhon started April 1, 2021.
The She Code Africa Contributhon is a boot camp where African women are paid to work with open source organizations on selected projects with dedicated mentors.
This program aims to create a more diverse, inclusive, and innovative culture within the African open source ecosystem by matching African women in technology with sponsor and mentor open source organizations.
Two months ago I published an introductory article on
the journey of becoming a Jenkins contributor. In that first article, the jenkins.io site was reviewed, learning about
the multiple ways in which we can participate and contribute. Then, a first—basic—contribution I made to the site
repository was described.
Now, in this new article we will be exploring more advanced contributions, committing code to the actual Jenkins core.
As a software engineer, for many years I have used open source software (frameworks, libraries, tools…) in the
different companies I have worked at. However, I had never been able to engage in an open-source project as a
contributor, until now.
Since I made my first—ridiculously simple—commit into Jenkins, six months ago (in September, 2018), I have been
attempting to contribute more to the Jenkins project. However, contributing...
Jenkins will be represented at the DevOps World conference.
There will be community and Continuous Delivery Foundation tracks,
and many talks from Jenkins practitioners.