Core Apps

Looking for a module to contribute to? GNOME's core apps are often a good place to start. This list provides an overview of the apps and where you can help.

App

Language

Status

Newcomers Bugs

Recommended - great apps for newcomers

Maps

JavaScript

Fairly new app with an active developer team.

bugs for newcomers

Documents

JavaScript

Oldest of the "new" apps. Design updates are waiting for contributors.

bugs for newcomers

Music

Python 3

Active application which is still filling out its basic feature set.

bugs for newcomers

Photos

C

Young app that is growing up fast. Cool features are planned, and contributors are needed.

bugs for newcomers

Notes

C

Active new app with plenty of opportunties.

bugs for newcomers

Help wanted - apps that are looking for committed contributors with experience

Weather

JavaScript

New app which needs contributors. A redesign is planned.

bugs for newcomers

Cheese

C, Vala

Established app that needs a UI refresh.

bugs for newcomers

Contacts

Vala

Reasonably established; help from an experienced hacker would be welcome.

bugs for newcomers

Logs

C

Heavily under development.

bugs for newcomers

Calendar

C

Under heavy development. Unstable releases available.

bugs for newcomers

Web

C

Established browser; there might be areas of polish that are needed, but designs don't currently exist.

bugs for newcomers

Files

C

Faithful old file browser that dreams of being cool.

bugs for newcomers

Credentials

C, Vala

Not very active, currently. Design updates exist.

bugs for newcomers

Usage

C, Vala

Currently exists as the System Monitor (gnome-system-monitor) and Disk Usage Analyzer (baobab). The long-term plan is to merge the two.

Character Map

C

Old app is difficult to work on. Designs exist for a new app that could use the same shared library.

Transfers

Only exists on paper.

Chat

C

In rough prototype stages. Needs serious work.

Others

Videos

C

Recently revamped; needs fairly experienced hands.

bugs for newcomers

Help

C

Established application; currently undergoing a revamp. Might not be many opportunities.

bugs for newcomers

Disks

C

App is the new GNOME 3 style. Challenging area to work in and not super active.

bugs for newcomers

Dictionary

C

Not very active.

bugs for newcomers

Calculator

Vala

Actively maintained and new designs exist; still unclear how we are going to get from here to there.

bugs for newcomers

Settings

C

Organized on a section-by-section basis; currently stable for the most part.

bugs for newcomers

Newcomers/CoreApps (last edited 2016-04-27 11:22:31 by AlexandreFranke)