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From blee...@apache.org
Subject svn commit: r1449203 - /incubator/ctakes/site/trunk/content/ctakes/get-involved.mdtext
Date Fri, 22 Feb 2013 20:32:38 GMT
Author: bleeker
Date: Fri Feb 22 20:32:37 2013
New Revision: 1449203

URL: http://svn.apache.org/r1449203
CMS commit to ctakes by bleeker


Modified: incubator/ctakes/site/trunk/content/ctakes/get-involved.mdtext
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/incubator/ctakes/site/trunk/content/ctakes/get-involved.mdtext?rev=1449203&r1=1449202&r2=1449203&view=diff
--- incubator/ctakes/site/trunk/content/ctakes/get-involved.mdtext (original)
+++ incubator/ctakes/site/trunk/content/ctakes/get-involved.mdtext Fri Feb 22 20:32:37 2013
@@ -16,6 +16,8 @@ Notice:    Licensed to the Apache Softwa
            specific language governing permissions and limitations
            under the License.
 You don't need to be a software developer to contribute to 
 Apache cTAKES. To be successful this project 
 requires a range of different skills, levels of involvement and degrees of 
@@ -25,6 +27,7 @@ is almost certainly a role for you. 
 We are looking for people to:
   - provide feedback
+  - ask and answer questions on mailing lists
   - write or update documentation
   - help new users
   - recommend the project to others
@@ -38,11 +41,14 @@ We are looking for people to:
 All of these contributions help to keep a project active and strengthen 
 the community. The project team and the broader community will 
 therefore welcome and encourage participation, and attempt to make it 
-as easy as possible for people to get involved. 
+as easy as possible for people to get involved. Apache defines it [this way](http://incubator.apache.org/guides/participation.html).
-## Mailing lists
+## Steps of involvement
-Your first engagement with the project should be to subscribe to our mailing lists.
+Your first engagement with the project would probably be to subscribe to our [mailing lists](http://incubator.apache.org/ctakes/mailing-lists.html)
+and to try out cTAKES as a user. If this fits the bill or you see something you'd like to
improve then possibly modify code or make other enhancements. 
+After working with the community for a little bit you will be recognized as someone who should
have write access. Being a committee member may be in your future. 
+To begin down this path see the [Getting Started](http://incubator.apache.org/ctakes/gettingstarted.html)
 ## Decision Making

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