Added contributing guideline file
[idea/community.git] / CONTRIBUTING.md
1 Contributting to IntelliJ IDEA
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4 Opening a PR, please make sure you've read these articles:
5 - [IntelliJ Coding Guidelines](http://www.jetbrains.org/display/IJOS/IntelliJ+Coding+Guidelines)
6 - [Contributor License Agreement](http://www.jetbrains.org/display/IJOS/Contributor+Agreement)
7 - [Contribute Code](http://www.jetbrains.org/display/IJOS/Contribute#Contribute-ContributeCode)
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9 Additionally, you **NEED** to have a signed CLA sent to JetBrains before your
10 code can be merged, You can download one from [Contributor License Agreement](http://www.jetbrains.org/display/IJOS/Contributor+Agreement)
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12 Building the IDE
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15 Please read the [README.md](README.md) in order to understand how to build or
16 run the IDE on your machine.
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