The wiki way – Contributing back to core

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SMWCon Fall 2015The wiki way – Contributing back to core
SMWCon Fall 2015
The wiki way – Contributing back to core
Talk details
Description: This talk will explore the Why, How, and When to contribute your code "back to core" (MediaWiki as well as Semantic MediaWiki and related extensions)
Speaker(s): Mark A. Hershberger
Slides: see here
Type: Talk, Technical talk, Presentation
Audience: Developers
Event start: 2015/10/29 14:15:00
Event finish: 2015/10/29 14:35:00
Length: 20 minutes
Video: click here
Keywords: programming, code quality, code collaboration, MediaWiki, semantic extensions
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This talk will explore projects that have contributed some of their content back to Wikipedia (i.e. the "core" wiki) as well as ways that developers who write code to support their own SMW installation can contribute their code back to Semantic MediaWiki core or MediaWiki core and when it makes sense to do that.