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-====== ​How to participate RTL? ======+====== ​Participation ​======
-RTL comprises ​the topics as development, documentation and testing of +The RTL project is looking for people who are interested to work with us 
-PREEMPT_RT. The progress of RTL can be speed up by help of the +in the areas of testing, documentation and development.
-community improving those three topics.+
 ---- ----
 +<WRAP half column>
 +===== Testing =====
 +Testing is one of the most important tasks in any project. We have only
 +access to a limited number of boards and we can only run generic
 +procedures. We would appreciate if you run RT on your hardware with your
 +application specific test cases.
-<WRAP half column> +If you run into problems, then you have two options: 
-===== Development ===== + 
-There are several development ​+   * Report the problem. See [[realtime:​communication:​bugreport|"​Reporting a bug"]] for further information 
 +   * Analyze the problem and submit a patch. Don't worry if you think that your patch is not perfect. It's a start and at least you share the analysis of the problem. See [[realtime:​communication:​send_rt_patches|"​Submitting a patch"​]] for further information.
 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
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 ===== Documentation ===== ===== Documentation =====
-The RTL wiki is used for documentation ​of RTL. Therefore ​the state +We need help in creating and maintaining content in this wiki. Part of the 
-of the art content of [[https://​|]] +effort is to cherry pick pages of the [[http://​|old wiki]] ​which 
-needs to be moved into this wiki and several topics needs to be created. +contain valuable information,​ transfer them to the new wiki and bring them 
-Before getting an editor, please consider the steps to [[realtime:​edit_guideline|create an account +up to dateWe also look for editors ​to document areas which are missing 
-as well as the editing guideline]].+completely.
-Afterwards have a look at the task list and select a topic (topics+[[realtime:​rtl:​wikilist|Here]] you can find an incomplete ​list of topics ​which need help.
-that are important but not yet listed, are welcome):+
-</​WRAP>​+If you pick a topic to work on, please mark it with your name in the 
 +list. If you chose to pick a topic which is not in the list, please add it 
 +and assign it to yourself.
 +Please see the [[realtime:​edit_guideline|wiki guideline]] to get started.
 <WRAP half column> <WRAP half column>
-===== Testing ​=====+===== Development ​=====
-You have a hardware running PREEMPT_RT ​and there are some problems with PREEMPT_RT? You already fixed it with a patch?+If you want to help with the development ​and mainlining effort of RT please 
 +contact [[|us]].
-Then please consider ​the [[realtime:bugreport|"​Reporting a bug"]].+The topics, that need to be handled to get PREEMPT_RT mainlined are listed on 
 +the [[realtime:rtl:start|RTL Collaborative Project page]]. 
 +An overview about features that are disabled by CONFIG_PREEMPT_RT_FULL=y are listed [[realtime:​documentation:​known_limitations#​disabled-config_-options|here]]. (The 
 +support of those features with PREEMPT_RT_FULL is not a main part of the RTL project.)
 </​WRAP>​ </​WRAP>​
 +<WRAP rightalign>​Go back to [[realtime:​rtl:​start|RTL Collaborative Project Page]]</​WRAP>​
 +<WRAP rightalign>​Go back to [[realtime:​start|Real-Time Main Page]]</​WRAP>​
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