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Contributing to Eclipse Dash, Tools for Committers

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Project description

Eclipse Dash is a place where the community itself collaborates on tools for community awareness and collaboration in support of our ultimate objective of committer quality and cooperation.


Developer resources

The source for the Eclipse Project Handbook is maintained in the the following source code repository.


Note that the repository includes some submodules, clone using --recurse-submodules to ensure that you have all of the content.


git clone --recurse-submodules git://

This project uses Bugzilla to track ongoing development and issues.

  • Search for issues:
  • Create a new report:

Be sure to search for existing bugs before you create another one. Remember that contributions are always welcome!

We use Maven to build.

mvn compile

Content is rendered into the ./target folder in HTML, PDF, and EPUB formats.

The file contains information regarding how we structure documents and other guidelines regarding content.

Eclipse Contributor Agreement

Before your contribution can be accepted by the project team contributors must electronically sign the Eclipse Contributor Agreement (ECA).


Commits that are provided by non-committers must have a Signed-off-by field in the footer indicating that the author is aware of the terms by which the contribution has been provided to the project. The non-committer must additionally have an Eclipse Foundation account and must have a signed Eclipse Contributor Agreement (ECA) on file.

For more information, please see the Eclipse Committer Handbook:


Contact the project developers via the project's "dev" list.


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