DPDK is an open source project, with the main code BSD licensed and Linux kernel related parts are naturally licensed under the GPL. We welcome and encourage anyone who is interested to contribute and participate in the project.

The collaboration is based on git and emails.  Incoming patches are listed in patchwork. Bugs are opened in bugzilla. The Technical Board may intermediate in the development process, as described in the Technical Board operation.

The main project has specific information for contributors. Other projects have their own documentation.

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users@dpdk.org
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Test Suite Reviews and Discussions
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Automatic Test Reports
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App: Soft Patch Panel
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Community Structure Changes
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