Rules of asking questions in the OpenSource community

Topics: General
Developer
Oct 13, 2014 at 12:35 PM
10 golden rules of asking questions in the OpenSource community
  1. Don’t be rude
  2. Try to be as precise and as short as possible
  3. Do your homework before asking (Google, search newgroups, read tutorials,…)
  4. Try to ask one question at the time
  5. Proof-read your question after writing it
  6. Don’t expect others to do your work
  7. Avoid private email if other channels exists
  8. Remind yourself that people help you voluntarily
  9. Read and follow up on suggestions
  10. If you get a solution let others know
Oct 14, 2014 at 7:48 AM
Edited Oct 14, 2014 at 7:48 AM
11 Place your questions/comments in the correct area :)