CCCamp 2019 Lightning Talks

Janitor - From working on Firefox to bootstrapping development environments
2019-08-22, 14:45–14:50, Meitner

A platform to bootstrap development environments to work on big open-source projects such as Firefox, Chromium... and the list is growing !

Years ago with a friend, we realized working on well-known open-source projects such as Firefox is harder than it seems : you need to clone repositories (which can take a lot of time on a slow connection), set up dependencies and toolchains, compile for the first time, install optional tools to help you on your workflow...
We made to help newcomers and developers experiment, hack, work, submit patches to these projects and not worry about this stuff !

See also: Final Slides