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authorMatthias Sohn2014-09-02 10:40:05 -0400
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Add CONTRIBUTING.md for the github connector
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+Contributing
+============
+
+Please refer to the contributor guide for all the details:
+
+https://wiki.eclipse.org/EGit/GitHub/ContributorGuide
+
+
+Reporting bugs
+--------------
+
+For anything other than small changes, it's a good idea to open a bug
+report for it (in case one doesn't already exist). This gives others the
+chance to give input and is useful for tracking. Create one here:
+
+https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/enter_bug.cgi?product=EGit&component=GitHub
+
+
+Submitting changes
+------------------
+
+We use Gerrit to review all changes by committers or contributors before
+they are merged:
+
+https://git.eclipse.org/r/
+
+Make sure you have an account and have set up the `commit-msg` hook
+before committing.
+
+When committing your changes, see the contributor guide or other commits
+on what your commit message should include.
+
+Run the following to push your change for review (with `username`
+replaced by your Gerrit username):
+
+ git push ssh://username@git.eclipse.org:29418/egit/egit-github.git HEAD:refs/for/master
+
+Add the link to the review as a comment on the bug report, so that
+people coming from the bug report can find it.
+
+Then wait for someone to review your change. If there is something to be
+corrected, amend your commit and push it again.
+
+Have fun :).

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