Home Page

The home page is the default landing page after logging in to the PCC. It provides an overview of your projects and subprojects.

Access PCC

To access the PCC:

Create Support Ticket

You can create a support ticket if you are having issues with any of your projects. support ticket.

To create a support ticket, perform the following steps:

2.You will be navigated to the LFX Support page. You have to enter the relevant details and click Create to submit your support request.

Add a Project

You can host your project in the Linux Foundation. Once the company decides to host its project on the Linux Foundation, you (administrator) needs to create a project for every new company that hosts their projects or foundation on Linux Foundation using PCC.

1.Login into PCC.

If you do not have access to PCC, you need to raise the service ticket to get access to PCC. Refer PCC Overview.

As an administrator, you need to create the projects and sub-projects as per the needs of the company.

2.The PCC dashboard appears. Click +Add Project.

3.The Add Project dialog box appears. Update the following details and click Next.

Field

Action

Common Name

Enter the name of the project that you identify the project name with. This is a mandatory field.

Category

Category will be enabled only when you select a Parent Project. You can select the project to categorize for better grouping and navigation.

Slug

Slug will be auto added when you provide the common name. You can also edit it if you need.

Parent Project

Select the parent project if you want to associate or add your project as a child project.

Select No Parent, if you do not want to add any parent project.

Stage

Select the appropriate stage of the project. By default, the stage is selected to Prospect when you create a new project.

Primary Website/Domain

Enter the primary website or domain of the project.

Repository URL

Enter the GitHub repository url.

Project Logo

You can upload the relevant logo for your project.

4.The Add Project dialog box with additional fields appears. Update the following details and click Create Project.

Field

Action

Technology Sector

Select an appropriate technology sector for your project. You can also select more than one sector.

If you feel that your project falls across all sectors, check the Cross Technology box.

Industry Sector

Select an appropriate industry sector for your project. You can also select more than one sector.

If you feel that your project falls across all sectors, check the Cross-Industry box.

Technical Activity Type

Select an appropriate technical activity for your project. You can also select more than one sector.

Formation Date

Select the formation date of the project.

Expected Announcement Date

Select the date when the project will be expected to be released.

Primary Open Source License

Select the required primary open source license for your project.

Description

Provide a short description for your project.

Mission Statement

Provide a single line mission statement that depicts your project followed by primary goal of your project. This is a mandatory field.

4.A success message is displayed when a project is created successfully. You can see the newly added project under My Projects tab.

For a new project, by default the project status is set to Draft. You can change the status in the Basic setup service.

View All Projects

View All Projects lists all the projects that are created irrespective of who has created them.

Search Functionality

You can search for the required project using the search tabs available on right top of the dashboard as well as on the left menu bar.

Calendar View

Calendar view will provide you with a calendar view which displays all the meetings that are scheduled under your project.

You can use the toggle button if you want to enable or disable the calendar view for your project

You can see a Quick Link list that provides you with an option to create few quick tasks related to committee, mailing list and meetings. These links allows you to quickly accomplish the tasks without accessing these modules from the side bar menu.

Quick Links assist you in creating the following tasks:

Adding Project Staff

You can add the project staff details such as executive director and program manager.

To update the project staff, perform the following:

1.Click on the required project staff.

2.The Edit Project Staff dialog box appears. Update the project staff details and click Confirm.

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