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I just noticed that the arduino code site has moved to GitHub. On the Google site, there was an option to attach files as I recall. There seems to be no way to do this on the new site. Can someone enlighten me on that?

I have made a couple changes to the ethernet library code I want to submit, and it would be simpler to attach the affected files (4 of them, all small).
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The way this is done on GitHub is to fork the code base in question (which makes a copy to your github account), modify your fork, and then prepare a "pull request" which you send to the Arduino developers.  The pull request is essentially an issue report with a patch that contains only the changes you made, so it's easy for the developers to review and apply.

It's simpler than it sounds, and mostly automated.  More here: https://help.github.com/articles/using-pull-requests


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Thanks, Bill. It does not appear to be simpler than it sounds.
https://help.github.com/articles/fork-a-repo
Fork, clone, configure remotes, push commits...???
That is simpler than "attach file"?
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It is a process.  The good news is that it makes it much easier for the developers to accept a patch, which you can see them doing regularly if you follow the issues tracker.

The issue tracker does accept file attachments, so you could give that a try, but I would not be too surprised if they ask for a pull request.

Issue tracker here: https://github.com/arduino/Arduino/issues

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Thanks again. I do not want to make a career out of posting this one addition/enhancement. If I were an Arduino/Atmel developer, it would be worth my while, but I have other stuff to do, like make money!  smiley

I guess the code site is for bugs only now, according to the readme.txt. For "suggestions" like mine, I can post it here on the forum.
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