I just saw a github blog post about contributing guidelines. If you place a
.md etc) in the root of your github
repository, github will show a link to that file when someone adds an issue to
the bug tracker (or when opening a pull request).
Seems like a reasonable suggestion! So I tried it out in one of my open source projects.
My main goals:
So… this is my first try. Do you’ve got comments or tips? Do you think github’s idea is handy?
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