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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: Jenkins has been upgraded to 2.46.2 LTS. All Plugins have been upgraded also. Enjoy! @ 29 Apr, 02:34
@infrabot: Jenkins upgrade planned to start in 1 hour from now. (https://t.co/XRzI4FhwJT will be flaky for a while after that, plugin upgrades etc also @ 28 Apr, 23:50
@infrabot: Jenkins will be going down for an upgrade to latest LTS today. Downtime window should be less than 2 hrs inc backups, plugin upgrades etc. @ 28 Apr, 22:49
[INFRA-14002] Jenkins Views needs a cleanup
Remove some Jenkins views tabs, there are way to many at the top level.

Email users@infra and builds@a.o before hand....
[INFRA-12601] lists.apache.org - missing mails from jcp@apache.org before May 15 2005
mail-search shows mails for jcp@apache.org going back to Jan 2001 (and in fact there are archives for Jun 2000 -...
[INFRA-13257] Migrate jspwiki-vm away from Erebus
Migrate jspwiki-vm away from Erebus.
Liaise with project pmc - this is a service with uptime requirements.
[INFRA-13927] Request to migrate from SVN to Git

[INFRA-14059] update puppet codebase for compliance with future-parser
Enabling the puppet future-parser helps with preparation for Puppet 4 migration. Turning it on in a vagrant environment reveals a...

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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