I was nervous.
I had heard some vague stories about gatekeepers and negative interactions, so I did not know what to expect. I was pleasantly surprised when my pull request was merged AND a maintainer followed up with a friendly welcome and some guidance on squashing commits if I were to submit in the future.
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