Contributing to Cabal (fix to #2155)

Adam Bergmark adam at
Tue Nov 17 16:30:12 UTC 2015

On Tue, Nov 17, 2015 at 5:05 PM, Martin Vlk <martin at> wrote:

> Hi, I have a fix to
> including tests almost ready locally and I would like to look at how to
> propose a pull request on GitHub. Do I fork the cabal repo or do I have
> to get commit rights for the main repo?

You fork the project and send a pull request.

> How does a review process work?

I can't really answer this since I'm not involved in Cabal, but roughly:
Someone will review the PR and decide how to proceed, be it requesting some
more changes or merge it right away.


> Mind you I am a Haskell beginner and likewise this is my first time
> contributing to some other repo on GitHub so I ask for patience. :-)
> Martin Vlk
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