Martijn Verburg martijnverburg at
Wed Jun 15 07:50:18 UTC 2016

Hi George,

Welcome to OpenJDK!

The Bug database is still currently restricted (basically to avoid the
flood from the millions of Java developers), but can you at least see the
issues listed there?.  To get full access to the bug system you need to be
an Author (  You can work your way
up to being an Author ( by
submitting patches (

The Adoption group can definitely help guide you through that process (it's
a little tricky the first time)!


On 15 June 2016 at 01:05, George <ga111122222 at> wrote:

> Hello All,
> My OCA has been processed and I'm now an OpenJDK contributor(?).
> I'm not sure if there's anything else I need to do to begin contributing -
> I am unable to access the OpenJDK bug system (
> with my mailing list
> credentials.
> I know that there's the adoption-discuss mailing list - I will try sending
> out an email to that list for next steps.
> I have a BS in physics and an MS in computer science.
> I've been in the industry for six years working as a software engineer.
> I've worked at several companies all of which have supported web apps built
> with some Java tech stack variant. I've written in Java 6-8 and absolutely
> love java 8's shift to a more functional paradigm.
> I'm extremely excited to be collaborating with everyone on the one project
> that matters the most to us developers. I would be happy to take on any
> task, small or big.
> Thank you,
> George Ayvazian

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