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These apache.org/dev/ pages provide a directory of technical details pertinent to all Apache projects. This directory is focused on developers, committers, release managers and PMC members contributing to any Apache project.

If you can't find information here, then please ask on your project's mailing list, or contact the Community Development project's mailing list for more general questions. There are many experienced ASF people there to help. We also have a sitemap summarizing all the pointers available.

Here you can find information about tools and processes used by Apache projects and the ASF to manage our source code, our mailing lists, our websites, and also How-To guides for committers and Project Management Committees (PMCs).

Apache Infrastructure

Committers and Contributors

Project Management Committees (PMC)

All requests for Infrastructure assistance need to be sure that the relevant project PMC is involved. Remember that PMCs can handle many Infrastructure items for themselves.

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Licenses, Trademarks, and Legal issues

Version Control

Apache Project Websites

Software Product Releases

Issue and Bug Tracking

Each project uses their own issue tracker to track bugs, requests, and other action items - typically JIRA or BugZilla. Every Apache project decides how to track issues, so see each project website to find how they track issues.

Mailing Lists

Pasting data to others

Apache provides a paste bin service for committers to use at https://paste.apache.org.

Anyone can view the pastes (except those marked 'committers only'), but only committers are allowed to paste new data on the site.

Latest Activity

This is an overview of activity going on with various Apache projects. SVN commits, bug reports, tweets, you name it.

@infrabot: Currently troubleshooting some LDAP issues. You might have some problems logging into Infra resources while we work on a solution. @ 09 Dec, 06:59
@infrabot: Our aging https://t.co/NW9QvjVoxc host needs some maintenance and will be down until we can diagnose the problem.… https://t.co/AvRc0ZyNBi @ 09 Nov, 00:26
@infrabot: Seems JIRA decided to re-index in the middle of the day. In the mean time, we can be contacted in HipChat, https://t.co/KVMbDdoXIO @ 27 Oct, 17:53
[INFRA-15681] Upgrade Pipeline Maven Integration Plugin to 3.0.7
The Maven project's Maven Core build is currently affected by https://issues.jenkins-ci.org/browse/JENKINS-48539 which has been fixed in the 3.0.7 release of...
[INFRA-15394] Buildbot sends repetitive success, or failure, reports,
For some months, Buildbot sends repetitive success, or failure, reports, when it should be only triggered on state changes. It's...
[INFRA-15680] Incorrect/misleading footer on gitbox emails
Gitbox mails to commits@infra.apache.org contain the footer:

To stop receiving notification emails like this one, please contact
[INFRA-15678] Confusing instructions
I had to read the following several times:

"OR select a preset bunch to make:"

Initially I thought it meant...
[INFRA-15516] Should commiters@ list be updated more freqently?
The committers-update script which updates the committers@ subscribers currently runs once a day.

The original script used to wipe and...

The Infra Blog

Bringing GitPubSub to the Apache Jenkins build server

When it comes to [Jenkins], it has long been known that [polling must die].

While we could go and create post commit hooks in all the ASF hosted Git repositories,...

blogs.a.o moved, upgraded and improved

Hi All,

blogs.apache.org   - the site you are reading now! has had a bit of an update.

1. We moved it from an aged VM Host to the Cloud...

Position Available: Infrastructure Systems Administrator/Architect

UPDATE:  We have received enough applicants at this time. Thank you all for your interest. 

The Apache Software Foundation (ASF) seeks to fill an Infrastructure Systems Administrator/Architect position. You...

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