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Gentoo Devmanual


1.  Project Description

The Devmanual's intended audience is Gentoo developers, or those interested in the specifics of Gentoo development. The purpose of the Devmanual is to serve as an educational tool and as a policy document for issues concerning the tree.

2.  How to Contribute

If you are interested in contributing to the document, or have suggestions on how we can make the Devmanual better, please read the Contributing section or enter a bug in Gentoo Bugzilla, assigning it to


Page updated Oct 28, 2012

Summary: The Gentoo Devmanual is a technical manual for developers which covers topics such as writing ebuilds and eclasses, and also covers policies that developers should be abiding by.

Mark Loeser

Stephen Bennett

Markos Chandras

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