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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-13750] Replace OFBiz VM at ofbiz-vm.apache.org (http) from status page
OFBiz VM at ofbiz-vm.apache.org should be replace by
OFBiz VM2 at ofbiz-vm2.apache.org

[INFRA-13632] Define universal variables for Java, Ant etc
The Jenkins instances have lots of 'Tool environment' variables which hold the locations of the JDK, Ant etc.

However these...
[INFRA-11293] More Travis CI capacity for ASF projects
As reported in FLINK-3452, high Travis utilization by a small subset of ASF projects on GitHub has challenged developer...
[INFRA-13753] Enable Jenkins integration for Tika's Github repo

[INFRA-13564] Add Apache Tika to the Gitbox experiment
Based on the discussion on private@tika mailing list in the thread named "[Update] Current status of the git-dual (MATT) experiment":...

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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