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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: Mail service is back up and running. @ 21 Mar, 14:37
@infrabot: Currently investigating mail issues impacting mail from ASF services. @ 21 Mar, 14:18
@infrabot: Jenkins - https://t.co/XRzI4FhwJT - will be going down for a short restart to activate some plugin updates. Current builds completing first. @ 19 Mar, 18:43
[INFRA-13742] Cannot edit filter and dashboard to share with others
I am a new admin for the Apache HAWQ project. Please add me to the "all-developers" group which will allow...
[INFRA-13567] Add 2 new Jenkins slaves for Apache Cassandra
These are larger slaves (32G RAM) at online.net. I've prepped them with the 'jenkins' user and ssh pub key, as...
[INFRA-13732] Invalid 'To:' address in the commit notifications from ASF dual-hosted git repository for Apache Tika
After the changes from INFRA-13564, the "TO" field has address MISSING_MAILBOX@MISSING_DOMAIN in the emails generated for git commit.

[INFRA-13739] Upgrade Jira to latest available version
Ticket to track time and information related to the upgrade of Jira from 6.3.15 to 7.x or whatever is the...
[INFRA-13605] Jenkins Windows nodes need Java 1.8 update
The Jenkins windows nodes currently have Java 8 v92. This is quite old.

In particular, that version of Java does...

The Infra Blog

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...

ASF JIRA Outages and Troubleshooting

As people have noticed, our JIRA instance (arguably the largest public instance in the world) has been suffering from a yet unknown issue as of late. We are reasonably sure that...

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