Hacktoberfest

Open source is changing the world –
one contribution
at a time

We are very excited that MindsDB is participating in this year’s Hacktoberfest 2021 event. This month-long event through October gives you the chance to contribute to the Open Source codebase of MindsDB!
Our Challenges

MindsDB engineers have selected several categories of open issues that are ideal for first-time contributors.
They fall into the following categories:

MindsDB

Repository

Documentation [1 point]

Data-sets to public suite [1 point]

Tutorials [3 points]  

Data sources integrations [5 points]

API optimization [5 points]

Lightwood

Repository

Documentation [1 point]

Cleaner/splitter [2 point]

Tutorials [3 points]  

Analyzer [5 points]

Encoder/mixer [5 points]

It’s entirely up to you what you choose to work on – just ensure it contains the “hacktoberfest” label. If you have an idea that you don’t see listed, open a new issue in the relevant repository with your proposal. If you have any questions then please contact us at our MindsDB Community Slack channel!

Your Prize for Contributing

For every 5 points of contribution you make you will receive one entry into the draw for a Deep Learning Laptop powered by the NVIDIA RTX 3080 Max-Q GPU. Pre-installed with TensorFlow, PyTorch, CUDA, cuDNN and more.

Entries close at midnight (PST) Sunday, 31 October with the winner announced at an online event the week starting November 1st.

Complete the form at the bottom of this page with links to all your completed PR’s to take part in the prize draw.

MindsDB SWAG

We’d love to send you a special MindsDB gift pack if you:

 1. Contribute with at least 5 points making pull requests to any of our open issues labeled Hacktoberfest.

 2. Complete the following form with links to all your completed PR’s so we know where to ship the gift pack to!

Please remember to star our repos, follow us on social media, and feel free to post when you receive your gift
Also, remember to tag us – our handle is @MindsDB!

How to Get Started

By completing this form you agree to your details being held on the MindsDBs database and utilized by us to keep you informed about our product. Your data will not be passed on to any third parties. If you do not wish to receive further information, you can unsubscribe at any time.

Claim your gift pack and take part in a prize draw

Hacktoberfest is open to everyone in our global community.

First please read the official Hacktoberfest resources about participation rules and quality standards.

Please make sure you read our Code of Conduct and Contribution Guidelines.

You can sign up anytime between October 1 and October 31.

Just be sure to sign up on the official Hacktoberfest website for your pull requests to count.

Claim your gift pack and take part in a prize draw

Hacktoberfest is open to everyone in our global community.

First please read the official Hacktoberfest resources about participation rules andquality standards

Please make sure you read our Code of Conduct and Contribution Guidelines.

You can sign up anytime between October 1 and October 31.

Just be sure to sign up on the official Hacktoberfest website for your pull requests to count.