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{{Intro|This page summarises the various online resources available to our community. These let you find help, meet others and contribute to Audacity in various ways.|}}
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=Websites=
 
=Websites=
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! Website !! Description
 
! Website !! Description
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| width="35%"| {{external|[http://www.audacityteam.org audacityteam.org]}}
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| This website.  It's where we host our wikis and forums (so we can configure them the way we want) and where we have additional pages that don't fit in well to the Sourceforge website.
 
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| [http://www.audacityteam.org www.audacityteam.org]
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| {{external|[http://audacity.sourceforge.net audacity.sourceforge.net]}}
| This website.  It's where we host our wikis and forums (so we can configure them the way we want) and where we have additional pages that don't fit in well to the sourceforge website.
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| Provides project information and facilities thanks to Sourceforge.  This website hosts
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| [http://audacity.sourceforge.net audacity.sourceforge.net]
 
| Provides project information and facilities thanks to sourceforge.  This website hosts
 
 
* Our mailing lists.
 
* Our mailing lists.
 
* CVS which has the source code to Audacity
 
* CVS which has the source code to Audacity
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* Some screenshots.
 
* Some screenshots.
 
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| [http://www.audacitystore.com www.audacitystore.com]            
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| {{external|[http://www.audacitystore.com www.audacitystore.com]}}
 
| The 'commercial' wing of Audacity.  This site has merchandise and a percentage of sales benefit the Audacity project.
 
| The 'commercial' wing of Audacity.  This site has merchandise and a percentage of sales benefit the Audacity project.
 
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=Wikis=
 
=Wikis=
 
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! Wiki !! Description
 
! Wiki !! Description
 
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| [[Audacity Wiki Home Page|Main Wiki]]
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| width="35%"| [[Audacity Wiki Home Page|Main Wiki]]
 
| This wiki.  Home of [[Tips|tips]], [[Tutorials|tutorials]], [[Feature Requests]] and [[Developer Guide|Developer Information]]
 
| This wiki.  Home of [[Tips|tips]], [[Tutorials|tutorials]], [[Feature Requests]] and [[Developer Guide|Developer Information]]
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| [http://audacityteam.org/manual/index.php?title=Main_Page On-Line Manual]            
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|{{external|1=[http://audacityteam.org/manual/index.php?title=Main_Page On-Line Manual]}}
| The manual is kept in a wiki to make it easier for the user community to correct and update it!
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| The manual is kept in a wiki to make it easier for the user community to correct and update it! At present we are looking for help to complete the manual for the next stable 1.4.0 release of Audacity.
 
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=Forums=
 
=Forums=
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! Forums !! Description
 
! Forums !! Description
 
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| [http://www.audacityteam.org/forum/ Main Forum]            
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|width="35%"|{{external|[http://www.audacityteam.org/forum/ Main Forum]}}
| The forum has many sub forums.  It's currently the best place to ask questions and get help.
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| The forum has many sub-forums, including ones for the stable and Beta Audacity, and for recording issues and programming and development.  It's currently the best place to ask questions and get help.
 
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=IRC=
 
=IRC=
 
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! IRC !! Description
 
! IRC !! Description
 
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| [[Irc|Freenode#Audacity]]            
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| The IRC channel exists but is very low traffic.  Developers will sometimes visit there by prior arrangement via e-mail.   
 
| The IRC channel exists but is very low traffic.  Developers will sometimes visit there by prior arrangement via e-mail.   
 
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=Mailing Lists @ Sourceforge.net =
 
=Mailing Lists @ Sourceforge.net =
This is the [http://audacity.sourceforge.net/contact/lists link for description of and subscription to mailing lists]  As a convenience the mailing lists descriptions are repeated here.
 
  
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The active lists noted below are subscription-only. Please click any link to subscribe to that list.
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! List !! Description
 
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! List Name !! Description
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| width="35%"|{{external|[http://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/audacity-users audacity-users]}}
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|Discuss Audacity with other users and developers.
 
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|audacity-users
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|{{external|[http://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/audacity-translation audacity-translation]}}
|Discuss Audacity with other users and developers. You must subscribe to send messages to this list.
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|For those translating the Audacity software, web site and documentation.
 
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|audacity-translation  
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|{{external|[http://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/audacity-devel audacity-devel]}}
|For translators localizing the Audacity software and web site. You must subscribe to send messages to this list.
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|For developers working with the Audacity source code and documentation.
 
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|audacity-devel
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|{{external|[http://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/audacity-nyquist audacity-nyquist]}}
|For developers working with the Audacity source code and documentation. You must subscribe to send messages to this list.
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|Share questions and tips about programming Nyquist plug-ins.  
 
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|audacity-nyquist
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|{{external|[http://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/audacity-bugs audacity-bugs]}}
|Share questions and tips about programming Nyquist plug-ins. You must subscribe to send messages to this list.
 
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|audacity-bugs
 
 
|Developers can subscribe to this mailing list to receive automatic updates from Bugzilla.
 
|Developers can subscribe to this mailing list to receive automatic updates from Bugzilla.
 
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|audacity-help
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|''audacity-help''
|''This list is currently broken, please use the forum instead whilst we wait for Sourceforge to fix it.'' Send a message to this list if you have questions or comments for the Audacity developers. You do not need to subscribe to this list to send a message.
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|''This list is currently broken, please use the {{external|[http://www.audacityteam.org/forum/ Main Forum]}} instead''.  
 
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[[Category:Community]]

Revision as of 07:39, 11 December 2007

This page summarises the various online resources available to our community. These let you find help, meet others and contribute to Audacity in various ways.


Websites

Website Description
audacityteam.org  This website. It's where we host our wikis and forums (so we can configure them the way we want) and where we have additional pages that don't fit in well to the Sourceforge website.
audacity.sourceforge.net  Provides project information and facilities thanks to Sourceforge. This website hosts
  • Our mailing lists.
  • CVS which has the source code to Audacity
  • The download service and
  • Some screenshots.
www.audacitystore.com  The 'commercial' wing of Audacity. This site has merchandise and a percentage of sales benefit the Audacity project.


Wikis

Wiki Description
Main Wiki This wiki. Home of tips, tutorials, Feature Requests and Developer Information
On-Line Manual  The manual is kept in a wiki to make it easier for the user community to correct and update it! At present we are looking for help to complete the manual for the next stable 1.4.0 release of Audacity.


Forums

Forums Description
Main Forum  The forum has many sub-forums, including ones for the stable and Beta Audacity, and for recording issues and programming and development. It's currently the best place to ask questions and get help.


IRC

IRC Description
Freenode#Audacity The IRC channel exists but is very low traffic. Developers will sometimes visit there by prior arrangement via e-mail.


Mailing Lists @ Sourceforge.net

The active lists noted below are subscription-only. Please click any link to subscribe to that list.

List Description
audacity-users  Discuss Audacity with other users and developers.
audacity-translation  For those translating the Audacity software, web site and documentation.
audacity-devel  For developers working with the Audacity source code and documentation.
audacity-nyquist  Share questions and tips about programming Nyquist plug-ins.
audacity-bugs  Developers can subscribe to this mailing list to receive automatic updates from Bugzilla.
audacity-help This list is currently broken, please use the Main Forum  instead.