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what is the best way to be Kernel Developer?

Link to this post 13 Nov 09

Hi everybody!!!
I work with Linux five years ago, but I want to programing the Linux Kernel, I want to be Debia Developer.
I want to hear you opinion about the wish one the best way.

PD: I sorry but my english is very bad.

Link to this post 14 Nov 09

Per my understanding the process is highly controlled and reviewed, so with that being said then all you need to do is coopertate and submit patches or new moduels. If you are comfortable enough with the kernel components then you download the latest kernel snapshot from git and start making and submitting your revisions.

I found a guide called "HOWTO do Linux kernel development" at which should give you same good starting instructions.

An index of the kernel trees and quick instructions for downloading the trees using git are located at

Link to this post 14 Nov 09

Thanks for your answer, I will see the links.

Link to this post 14 Nov 09

Just another site to look at, Kernel Newbies, I've found some useful info there at times.

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