[CentOS] Newbie alert

Thu Nov 26 17:30:42 UTC 2015
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

On 11/26/2015 9:19 AM, Digimer wrote:
>> Thanks for the quick reply!
>> >I found many bug trackers related to RedHat. Could you please provide
>> >some links as to which ones need to be fixed ?
>> >Sorry for the newbie question
> What needs fixing depends entirely on what your interests are and where
> your skills are. I would go here:
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/query.cgi?format=advanced
> Then search Red Hat Enterprise Linux (5, 6 or 7), which is upstream for
> CentOS, pick some components you're interested in and see what there is.
> Find something you think you can help with and start poking around. If
> you think you have a patch or fix, post to the bug and see what people say.

how open is RH to bug fix submissions from non-customers?

I got the impression most of their bug fixes were done internally by 
employees, a large part of which consists of backporting fixes from 
upstream FOSS projects.

john r pierce, recycling bits in santa cruz