Bug 1600089 - Add contribute page for windows. r=sylvestre
authorchampionshuttler <shivams2799@gmail.com>
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 20:46:38 +0000
changeset 506304 80349c41ac0510218a6c4687cd5df4b97997ba17
parent 506303 2e2a2a3a35a7d4b3c84ee67ace94b34da038be21
child 506305 1875f86df1ae974eef40719356a19fd7f9823cd2
push id36902
push useraciure@mozilla.com
push dateWed, 11 Dec 2019 03:34:51 +0000
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reviewerssylvestre
bugs1600089
milestone73.0a1
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Bug 1600089 - Add contribute page for windows. r=sylvestre Differential Revision: https://phabricator.services.mozilla.com/D55541
tools/docs/docs/contribute/how_to_contribute_firefox.rst
--- a/tools/docs/docs/contribute/how_to_contribute_firefox.rst
+++ b/tools/docs/docs/contribute/how_to_contribute_firefox.rst
@@ -1,18 +1,32 @@
 How to contribute to Firefox
 ============================
 
 The goal of this doc is to have a place where all simple commands
-are listed from start to end on a Linux/Mac system.
+are listed from start to end.
 
 This aims to be a simple tutorial for lazy copy and paste.
 
 Each section in this tutorial links to more detailed documentation on the topic.
 
+Getting ready (For Windows)
+---------------------------
+
+#. You need 64-bit version of Windows 7 or later.
+#. Download and install `Visual Studio. <https://visualstudio.microsoft.com/downloads/>`__
+#. Finally download the `MozillaBuild Package. <https://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/mozilla/libraries/win32/MozillaBuildSetup-Latest.exe>`__ Installation directory should be:
+
+.. code-block:: shell
+
+    $ c:\mozilla-build\
+
+`More
+information <https://developer.mozilla.org/docs/Mozilla/Developer_guide/Build_Instructions/Windows_Prerequisites>`__
+
 Clone the sources
 -----------------
 
 We use mercurial, to clone the source:
 
 .. code-block:: shell
 
     $ hg clone https://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/