How To Get Started In Linux Development

Getting involved in Linux kernel development is not that hard if you know where to look. That’s the message delivered by Linux kernel developer Greg Kroah-Hartman at the Linuxcon conference in New Orleans this week.

Kroah-Hartman maintains the stable Linux kernel tree, pushing out one or two new stable releases every week. There are a number of things that prospective contributors to Linux need to keep mind if they want their contributions to be accepted.