The development of FreeMind is coordinated using FreeMind's project page at SourceForge, and also using this wiki. At wiki, we have requests for enhancements page; there is also requests for enhancements (RFEs) page at SourceForge (not preferred). You can browse CVS repository.
Contributing to FreeMind
There are different possible ways of taking part in the FreeMind development: the project needs people for:
Getting started as a developer
Getting started as a tester
Organization of FreeMind development
Initially, every active developer of the core team works on his own CVS branch. Our intermediate results are published as our "alpha versions". We use forum Open Discussion and section Experimental_versions on this wiki page to communicate them.
Further details about the FreeMind release process are described on the FreeMind Release process page.
Currently, there are the following experimental versions available. They are not meant for productive use; use at your own risk!
FreeMind 0.9.0 beta 14 with Node Attributes, Map Filters and WYSIWYG rich text node editor
Attaching of named attributes to every node, filtering of the displayed map content based on node text, node icons and node attributes, HTML based rich text formatting for nodes and notes, fit for Java6, a script editor is included in the script plugin
--Rben13 10:06, 3 Sep 2007 (PDT)
Libraries and components used in FreeMind
Obtaining focus for selected node in reliable manner
Requesting focus for NodeView using requestFocus() method is unreliable. A reliable way of doing that has been implemented in the method
Requesting focus using
More development pagesTo see all development pages, have a look at the category Development, by clicking on the link at the bottom of this page.