Community Members#

Foundry27 community members are entitled to a wide set of resources to help develop software on the QNX software platform.

Anonymous users#

Anonymous users browsing the foundry have read access to most of the portal's content with the exception of community downloads.

Registered community members#

Registered community members log into Foundry27. They can access community downloads and participate to forums by posting messages. Becoming a registered community member is free, all you need is to create a myQNX account.

Project members#

Project members are registered community members that are highly involved in the development of a Foundry27 project. Project members are approved by the sponsors of a given project. Although each project is free to manage access control to its resources, the following member roles are usually found in project:


The following table summarizes the access generally offered to the various resources of projects hosted in Foundry27:

ResourceAnonymousRegistered MemberContributorAdministrator
Home page ReadReadReadRead/Write
Documents ReadReadRead/WriteRead/Write/Administer
Tasks ReadReadRead/WriteRead/Write/Administer
Source Code Read (see note 1) (Web only)Read (see note 2)Read/WriteRead/Write/Administer
Forums ReadRead/PostRead/PostRead/Post/Administer
Reports ReadReadRead/WriteRead/Write/Administer
Project Downloads n/aReadRead/WriteRead/Write/Administer
Wiki ReadReadRead/WriteRead/Write/Administer

note 1: Some projects restrict their code to registered members, no web interface is then available to anonymous users. Such source is then only available from the QNX Source project.