Developer Guide/Introduction?


#1

As a customer of mine is planning to implement talk on his websites we are evaluating it right now and there are a few issues, some bugs, some features which we will have to change/fix before implementing it.

I am an experienced developer, but not with NodeJS, React, etc. I’d love to dive into Talk’s development, but I miss a kind of developer guide (which I normally expect in Github’s README.md or CONTRIBUTING.md), to help me…

  • setting up the project, how to run it so that changes get immediately compiled
  • tells me about used coding guidelines, style, libraries, etc
  • which branch should be the base of a pull request? The last release? master? next?

Is there such a document? If not, I would be happy to create it, with the help of someone knowing Talk’s technology better than me.

Thanks!


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#2

Hey @paulwellnerbou , great suggestion! We’d love if you would contribute to help us with this.

Right now we have this mostly on the Quickstart in our docs: https://docs.coralproject.net/talk/

But maybe we need more?

I can fill in some gaps for you:

Thank you!