Get Involved

How to contribute to OpenMandriva?

Give time

If you have time, we welcome your help in various areas:

Development
Check the developers documentation, subscribe to the mailing-lists, join IRC channels, and have a look at the bug-tracking system to get in touch with the developers community and get things done

Writing
Help us improve the documentation, wiki materials and communication

Translation
Translators, help us translate web materials, OpenMandriva Lx and other projects

Keep the Community alive
Participate in the forum, write your experience with OMLx, share your knowledge, publish your desktop screenshots, help the users, ...or even just chat

Issue reporting and Bug triaging
Report bugs to the developers or help with the triage

Quality Assurance
Join the QA Team, test new software and report back to the developers so to improve our distribution and make it perfect

Design
Designers are required for this website, web services, Association, and products just like OpenMandriva Lx

Infrastructure
System administrators are required for web services sysadmin

Contribute materials & infrastructure

Do you have old computers, machines, etc., that our developers can use? New platforms you would like to see OpenMandriva on?
Want to set up a mirror, donate some servers?
We need you! Please please Contact us

Spread the Word

Use our materials to spread the word, our products and values on your blog, website, social network, etc.

Develop new materials for the community to spread the word of OpenMandriva and Free Software

Follow and share our activity and products on Social Networks

Get on the free software promotion and help us in helping all the free software community

Talk to us

Tell us your needs and expectations;
Tell us the problems you found and help us identify bugs

Donate money

OpenMandriva Association is a no-profit organization, under French law. OMA has its own bank account and is responsible for running and maintaining its servers

The donated funds are channeled to several domains like:
Infrastructure
Domain names and other related fees
Branding and marketing
Managing expenses
If needed any counseling, legal or other
Supporting other free software organizations that support us with their software
Participation in events promoting Free Software

Donate to OpenMandriva Association: there is no minimum donation, all the help is welcome

For more information please Contact us