Documentation : Join the project as a developer
SumatraPDF is an open-source, collaborative project. We always welcome new developers who want to join the project, contribute code and new features.
Getting the sources and compiling
You’ll need Visual Studio 2017 or 2015. A free Community edition will work.
Get the sources from https://github.com/sumatrapdfreader/sumatrapdf
vs2015/SumatraPDF.sln , compile and run.
How to join SumatraPDF project
We use a standard GitHub model:
- fork https://github.com/sumatrapdfreader/sumatrapdf
- submit pull request
- we’ll review the code, provide the feedback and merge it when it’s ready
Before you start working on a significant addition, it’s a good idea to first discuss it in issue tracker .