SWTBot/Contributing

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SWTBot
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Contents

Getting the source

You can use a git mirror of that repository:

git clone git://git.eclipse.org/gitroot/swtbot/org.eclipse.swtbot.git

You can also browse the repository using a web interface or even by monitoring the mirror of the repository on GitHub.

Building SWTBot

  1. First Get the sources, as explained a few lines above.
  2. then mvn clean install
  3. That's all!

NOTE: default build performs against Eclipse Indigo. You can test and build against Juno instead by activatin the "juno" profile: mvn clean install -P juno

Continuous integration

Continuous integrations build for swtbot are available here:

Contributing

Generalities

Patches and contributions are always welcome! There are many general articles about contributing to Eclipse projects:

Bug list

Here is the list of current SWTBot knows issues that are not yet resolved: https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/buglist.cgi?list_id=2369532;classification=Technology;query_format=advanced;bug_status=UNCONFIRMED;bug_status=NEW;bug_status=ASSIGNED;bug_status=REOPENED;product=SWTBot

Provide a patch

In order to provide a patch, follow the following process:

  1. git checkout branch_you_want_to_edit<tt>
  2. Modify code
  3. <tt>git add your/modified/file1 your/modified/file2 ...
  4. git commit<tt> Put number of the bug you are working on at the beginning of commit message
  5. <tt>git format-patch HEAD^<tt>
  6. Attach generated patch to the bug you want to contribute to.

See also