1. Contributing to Tor
  2. -------------------
  3. ### Getting started
  4. Welcome!
  5. We have a bunch of documentation about how to develop Tor in the
  6. doc/HACKING/ directory. We recommend that you start with
  7. doc/HACKING/ , and then go from there. It will tell
  8. you how to find your way around the source code, how to get
  9. involved with the Tor community, how to write patches, and much
  10. more!
  11. You don't have to be a C developer to help with Tor: have a look
  12. at !
  13. The Tor Project is committed to fostering a inclusive community
  14. where people feel safe to engage, share their points of view, and
  15. participate. For the latest version of our Code of Conduct, please
  16. see
  18. ### License issues
  19. Tor is distributed under the license terms in the LICENSE -- in
  20. brief, the "3-clause BSD license". If you send us code to
  21. distribute with Tor, it needs to be code that we can distribute
  22. under those terms. Please don't send us patches unless you agree
  23. to allow this.
  24. Some compatible licenses include:
  25. - 3-clause BSD
  26. - 2-clause BSD
  27. - CC0 Public Domain Dedication