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. ### License issues
  14. Tor is distributed under the license terms in the LICENSE -- in
  15. brief, the "3-clause BSD license". If you send us code to
  16. distribute with Tor, it needs to be code that we can distribute
  17. under those terms. Please don't send us patches unless you agree
  18. to allow this.
  19. Some compatible licenses include:
  20. - 3-clause BSD
  21. - 2-clause BSD
  22. - CC0 Public Domain Dedication