At Java User Group we encourage developers to do open source contributions. Java User Group Hyderabad
GitHub repository is a good place to start.
Java User Group conducts regular meetings in order to do knowledge sharing. However its also important
give back to the Java community from which we have gave gained so much.
If you want to discuss specific JUG Project the JUG Hyderabad slack channel is active and you can
project owners there.
If you want to start a new project, feel free to propose one in the slack #general channel or during
the HackerGarten sessions.
There are multiple projects online on github and bitbucket
Choose One. Finding choosing difficult? goto 4. If you don't like any, goto 3
Create a new repository assuming you have a brilliant/dumb idea. Blog about it & let friends
Join a User Group. Mingle to find projects people are working on. Chances are less that you are
in Hyderabad but in case if you are join us http://jughyderabad.in/-->
Fork the repository of your liking. Liking is a overloaded term. It may signify language,
interest, philosophy ...-->
Check the issue list of the project you liked/forked. If you don't understand anything goto 7
else goto 8
Subscribe to project mailing list or ask questions on IRC channel of the project
Request that the issue be assigned to you
Read the Readme and How to contribute section in the repository. You may need to understand
Fix the issue in your forked branch
Run the tests for that project. See if all pass! this is important. If there no tests, create.
Create a pull request to sumbit your patch
Party if your pull request gets accepted. If not go back to 6 or 1 based on your motivation