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Contributing to Jakarta Mail

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Project description

The Jakarta Mail API provides a platform-independent and protocol-independent framework to build mail and messaging applications. The Jakarta Mail API is available as an optional package for use with the Java SE platform and is also included in the Jakarta EE platform.

Developer resources

Information regarding source code management, builds, coding standards, and more.

The project maintains the following source code repositories

Eclipse Contributor Agreement

Before your contribution can be accepted by the project team contributors must electronically sign the Eclipse Contributor Agreement (ECA).

Commits that are provided by non-committers must have a Signed-off-by field in the footer indicating that the author is aware of the terms by which the contribution has been provided to the project. The non-committer must additionally have an Eclipse Foundation account and must have a signed Eclipse Contributor Agreement (ECA) on file.

For more information, please see the Eclipse Committer Handbook:


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