CHAOSS is a Linux Foundation project focused on creating analytics and metrics to help define community health. Read more about CHAOSS
What does CHAOSS stand for?
CHAOSS stands for Community Health Analytics Open Source Software.
What is the metric?
A metric is a documented way to measure open source community health. CHAOSS community has its own predefined template for proposing any new metric.It is quite possible to bring together different metrics in a system of measurement that is meaningful for a particular context.
Community health is aspecialty that focuses on the well-being of the people in a specific community. This important subsection of community health includes initiatives to help community members maintain and improve their health, helping them to know where they should place their efforts and know that they are making an impact.
How do I get involved?
We have various ways to get involved in the Community. You can check our Participationpage. If you want to contribute directly, we have specified the different ways by which you can engage with the community in design, development, documentation, and outreach.
How do I use your software?
In order to use CHAOSS software, you can follow the guidelineshere
CHAOSS project is a volunteer-driven project where there are folks fromdifferent organizations and communities effectively working to build creative solutions under CHAOSS. In order to know more refer "Who are we?" section on the About page
Do you have internships?
We don't have specific internships instead we participate in various open source mentorship programs like GSoC, Outreachy, etc.
The Diversity and Inclusion Badging program use a peer-review system to encourage projects and events to obtain badges. It aims to increase understanding of the open-source project and event practices that encourage greater diversity and wider inclusion of people from different backgrounds.
The program is affiliated with the CHAOSS project and a proud initiative of CHAOSS. Most of the work of the Badging Program is closely associated with the CHAOSS D&I working group.You can read more about it here
Does CHAOSS provide any tools to measure the open source project or community health?