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Github has a simple web interface that makes it very easy to propose a simple change to code. You do not need to install any software or do anything beside register for a git hub account.
 
Github has a simple web interface that makes it very easy to propose a simple change to code. You do not need to install any software or do anything beside register for a git hub account.
  
===1 Identify a change you want to make.===
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===Identify a change you want to make.===
 
[[File:easygithub1.png]]
 
[[File:easygithub1.png]]
===2 Find the file you want to modify on Github===
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=== Find the file you want to modify on Github===
 
[[File:easygithub2.png]]
 
[[File:easygithub2.png]]
===3 Click Edit to open the file===
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=== Click Edit to open the file===
 
[[File:easygithub4.png]]
 
[[File:easygithub4.png]]
  
===4 Make your change===
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=== Make your change===
 
[[File:easygithub5.png]]
 
[[File:easygithub5.png]]
===5 Scroll down and click the Propose file change button (add a note if you want).===
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=== Scroll down and click the Propose file change button (add a note if you want).===
 
[[File:easygithub6.png]]
 
[[File:easygithub6.png]]
===6 Fill in any additional information in the pull request including a reference to the joomlacode issue.===
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=== Fill in any additional information in the pull request including a reference to the joomlacode issue.===
 
[[File:easygithub7.png]]
 
[[File:easygithub7.png]]
===7 Click Send pull request.===
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=== Click Send pull request.===
 
[[File:easygithub8.png]]
 
[[File:easygithub8.png]]
===8 Make a note in the joomlacode issue with a link to the pull request.===
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=== Make a note in the joomlacode issue with a link to the pull request.===
 
[[File:easygithub9.png]]
 
[[File:easygithub9.png]]
  
  
 
[[Category: Bug Squad]] [[Category: Development]]
 
[[Category: Bug Squad]] [[Category: Development]]

Revision as of 18:12, 14 October 2012

Github has a simple web interface that makes it very easy to propose a simple change to code. You do not need to install any software or do anything beside register for a git hub account.

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Identify a change you want to make.

Easygithub1.png

Find the file you want to modify on Github

Easygithub2.png

Click Edit to open the file

Easygithub4.png

Make your change

Easygithub5.png

Scroll down and click the Propose file change button (add a note if you want).

Easygithub6.png

Fill in any additional information in the pull request including a reference to the joomlacode issue.

Easygithub7.png

Click Send pull request.

Easygithub8.png

Make a note in the joomlacode issue with a link to the pull request.

Easygithub9.png