# Contributing to Eclipse Plug-in Development Environment

Thanks for your interest in this project.

## Project description

The Plug-in Development Environment (PDE) provides tools to create, develop,
test, debug, build and deploy Eclipse plug-ins, fragments, features, update
sites and RCP products.

* https://projects.eclipse.org/projects/eclipse.pde

## Developer resources

Information regarding source code management, builds, coding standards, and

* https://projects.eclipse.org/projects/eclipse.pde/developer

The project maintains the following source code repositories

* http://git.eclipse.org/c/pde/eclipse.pde.ui.git
* http://git.eclipse.org/c/pde/eclipse.pde.build.git

This project uses Bugzilla to track ongoing development and issues.

* Search for issues: https://eclipse.org/bugs/buglist.cgi?product=PDE
* Create a new report: https://eclipse.org/bugs/enter_bug.cgi?product=PDE

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

## Eclipse Contributor Agreement

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

* http://www.eclipse.org/legal/ECA.php

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

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

* https://dev.eclipse.org/mailman/listinfo/pde-dev