Items on this page for: Activists
For Free Software Activists…
Support current FSF campaigns
Please support the FSF
campaigns, currently including:
Upgrade from Windows 8,
against software patents,
and against ACTA.
The overall community site for the global movement for free
software is LibrePlanet.
Help fight software patents
Please help end software
patents worldwide. Please also support anti-software patent efforts in
Europe specifically. Watch and share the movie Patent
Call on WIPO to change its name and mission
this declaration calling on WIPO to change its name and
Enhance the Free Software Directory
Contribute to the Free Software Directory:
submit new packages, corrections to existing entries, and helping
Start a GNU/Linux User Group in your
area, and send us your group's information
For more information: GNU Users
For Software Developers…
Contribute to high priority free software projects
As listed on the FSF's high-priority
projects web page.
Contribute to GNUstep
Please contribute as a user and developer
to GNUstep, a free
object-oriented framework for application development, and help it
achieve the status of a complete and featured desktop environment.
Take over an unmaintained GNU package
These GNU packages are looking for a maintainer:
And these packages are looking for co-maintainers:
See the package web pages for specific information, and this general information about
GNU packages and maintenance, and then email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have
time and interest in taking over one of these projects.
Contribute to the development of a GNU package
See “help wanted”
requests from the maintainers of many packages.
Make your program a GNU package
To make your free software package part of the GNU System, see this
on starting your application.
For System Administrators…
Help with administration of Savannah
Help maintain the free software
hosting site sponsored by GNU:
Join the GNU webmasters team
Join a GNU translation team
Help maintain and update translations of www.gnu.org:
Finally, the separate page How You Can Help
the GNU Project has more details and additional items.
Action items for: Activists