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Contributor Information

The Managed Operating System Alliance Project needs your help!


We are open to contributions from all areas. There are some exceptions though, which mean that we can not accept your contributions if you:
  • Have looked at the Microsoft implementation of the .NET platform or their shared source code.
  • Have downloaded or worked with the source code of Microsoft Research Singularity project
  • If you have inspected proprietary code with Reflector, ildasm or similar tools and you plan on providing MOSA an implementation of that.
  • If you have access to proprietary code related to operating system development, managed code or runtime implementations for managed environments.
Please be careful with any contribution you make regarding to patents, other open source licenses and any potential restrictions. We can only accept contributions, which are licensed with our New BSD License. Read more about our License policy.

Contribution process

If you are interested in supporting this project, join the project itself. Start downloading the code, look at the documentation provided and join our IRC channel (#mosa on Freenode).

Subversion repository

The subversion repository is available at In order to receive write access to the repository you should first be active in the community by contributing patches, working on specifications, reporting bugs and actively communicating with other project members.


We need help to achieve our goals. You can either help us with documentation, community, by fixing bugs in our code base, fixing reported issues or taking on one of the open jobs. If you want to contribute please make yourself heard on our IRC channels (see Home) or in the Discussions.

Last edited Dec 30, 2008 at 12:12 AM by tgiphil, version 6


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