Open Source Repository Docs
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    Git repositories, or code bases, are often hosted online using services such as GitHub. They allow repository owners to configure which groups of people may view or make changes to the body of code…
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    Open source developers have standardized a naming convention on files in repositories that store important information, such as project documentation or licensing requirements. The most important …
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    Although open source software can be freely viewed by anybody, using it -particularly as a part of proprietary software- can be a sensitive subject. Many open source developers prefer their project…
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    Any project on the internet open to the public, open source repository or otherwise, needs a code of conduct, or policy around what is or isn’t acceptable behavior. Open source projects can involve…
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    Congratulations, you now know how to add the following files to your code repository to adhere to the conventional structure of an open source project. * Github About: filling out and reading the …

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