Become a Developer in Six Simple Steps

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Do you have the itch to help put together a high quality, scalable RPG? We would love to work with you. This project is not possible without your help. We hope that these 6 simple steps will help you find a starting point.

Step 1: Launchpad

(Time Required: 1 hour)

Register with http://launchpad.net/. Configure your account, register SSH keys, etc. Launchpad provides ample documentation on how to fully setup your account. In order to contribute code to this project, you must have a Launchpad account.

Step 2: Say Hello

(Time Required: 15 minutes)

Shoot us an email. The address is asgard.team@gmail.com. Let us know you're interested in helping out and we'll help you find some projects to work on. As quality talent is our biggest need, you'll receive a friendly hello back within 24 hours.

Step 3: Download, Compile, Run Asgard

(Time Required: 1 hour)

Download Asgard. Use the Download link in the Navigation bar to the left. Follow the instructions in the README file inside the tarball.

Step 4: Read Developer Goals Document

(Time Required: 30 minutes)

Each project participant (including non developers), defines 3 project goals each year. Browse through them at Category:Team. We have some suggested goals for new developers here.

Step 5: Browse Bug Tracker

(Time Required: 30 minutes)

Browse through the bugs in the bug tracker. See anything interesting? Smashing a few small bugs is a great way to become familiar with a new code base.

Step 6: Read and Understand our Software Process

(Time Required: 30 minutes)

Our software development cycle has been designed to help us maximize the productivity of the valuable time we commit to the project. It's important to take a look at it before submitting code. Software Development Process.

Thank you for your interest in Asgard. We look forward to working with you :-).