FreeBSD The Power to Serve

Resources for FreeBSD Committers

Committers Guide

This document is an overall guide for all new committers, including both technical details and policy details. For the former, see the chapters on the Git VCS, the Bugzilla bug tracking system, and the SSH Quick-Start Guide.

It contains almost everything a new committer to the FreeBSD Project needs to know. See the Documentation Project Primer and the Ports Guide, below, for more info.

FreeBSD Documentation Project Primer for New Contributors

This primer covers everything you will need to know in order to start contributing to the FreeBSD Documentation Project, from the tools and software you will be using (both mandatory and recommended) to the philosophy behind the Documentation Project.

FreeBSD Porter’s Handbook

A guide for FreeBSD ports committers. This includes the canonical Table of __FreeBSD_version Values.

How to build the FreeBSD Web Pages.

This document describes how to build and update the FreeBSD Web pages from the Git repository by hand.

Last modified on: June 19, 2021 by Danilo G. Baio