My first contribution to Open Source

This was my first contribution to open source.  I fixed a bug!
The bug was to add a new word ‘quinoa’  into Firefox dictionary.

A few things that I learned :

1) Building and installing from source
2) Keeping in contact with the mentor and updating him every 2-3 days.
3) Creating a patch and asking for review
4) Updating the tree every time you do new stuffs
5) Working around multiple bugs that may cause weird patches :)
6) Reading source code
7) Using Internet Relay chat
8) Proper documentation

This was a great experience for me.

Thanks to my mentor Ehsan Akhgari who helped me through out the process.


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