See bug 280730 and Discussion Other Get(ting) Involved/Contribute sites: Mozilla, Gimp, NetBeans
So you want to help? Great! You don't have to be an Eclipse guru or code monkey to help. There are many ways to help Eclipse development, from bug reports to translations.
Promote Eclipse Technologies
- Help other users through our newsgroups and forums
- Share your Eclipse article, blog or multi-media presentation
- Write Documentation
Help translate Eclipse into other languages
Report Bugs and Enhancements
- Eclipse projects are actively developed. Most projects have nightly builds and stable weekly integration builds. To help out, download these builds before the releases and report bugs.
- Report Enhancements
- Vote for bugs
Fix Bugs or Implement Enhancements
- Is there some bug that really bothers you? Instead of just reporting it, fix it. This is the beauty of opensource!