However you want to improve your application, through maximizing portability or full LSB certification, the first step on the journey is determining the status of your application. Specifically, how portable is it now?
To help accomplish this, the Linux Developer Network is providing a great tool to help you see just how portable your current application is; even how close it is to the LSB standard already.
The LSB workgroup provides the following documentation resources:
Please use the scheme shown here for your student application. If you have any questions, ask on the mailing list or in the IRC channel of the appropriate workgroup (see or project ideas page).