If you are a new user and you would like to start using DeltaSpike, you can have a look at the Documentation and subscribe our mailing list for users. If you have troubles to find the information you are looking for, you can also ask in our IRC-Channel.

Furthermore, you can check our mail-archives.

Before you file a ticket in our Jira, please ask on the mailing list if it’s a known issue in case of a bug or if there is an ongoing discussion in case of a feature.

You are very welcome to follow our twitter account @DeltaSpikeTeam and spread the word of DeltaSpike with Tweets, Blog-Entries,…​

Getting Involved

Everybody is welcome to get involved with our community. You can find general information at and The following sections provides some details about the different levels of getting involved.

If you want to contribute with DeltaSpike Documentation, please read the instructions about the Documentation that adresses how to contribute, render and publish it.


Before you get a committer you have to contribute to our effort. E.g. you can help users, participate in discussions on the dev list, submit patches,…​ . Therefore, it’s essential to file a/n ICLA or CCLA and send it to secretary at apache dot org (or fax it) as early as possible.

If you would like to submit a patch through Jira, you can have a look at the suggested approach.

Here is the contributors/committers page: Contributors.


Before you read this section, please ensure that you have read the contributor section. All of you are welcome to join our development effort. Subscribe our mailing list for developers and start contributing and help users.

Furthermore, you can check our mail-archives.

Further details are available at

Mailing lists


Any kind of issue has to be filed in our issue-tracker. If you have any question, you can ask us (e.g. via the mailing list for users).

Spread the word

You are very welcome e.g. to write blog entries, tweet (#DeltaSpike) about the project or just follow our twitter account @DeltaSpikeTeam, …​


Usually discussions happen on the mailing list. Some informal discussions take place in our IRC-Channel irc://

//with the irssi command-line client:
$ irssi

> /connect
> /join #deltaspike

If you are new to IRC you can use the pre-configures web-client you can find here.