[arch-dev-public] Google Summer of Code

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Fri Mar 2 01:12:53 EST 2012

On 21/02/12 03:07, Dan McGee wrote:
> I know Angel tried to get this going last year and it didn't go very
> far. Let's try to change that this year.
> Here is the starting page from last year:
> https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Google_Summer_of_Code
> What we need from us:
> * Ideas added to the page that are more than one word. Add what you
> can, but at some point, these likely need to be paragraph-long
> descriptions of a project that potential students can look at and
> apply for.
> * Mentors. I can't stress this enough. I think this is why this fell
> down last year, but doing this is huge, because for a small investment
> of our time, we get a large investment of student time.
> I plan on flushing out the pacman section a bit more after consulting
> with my fellow pacman devs and looking at our future roadmap and bug
> reports. Please add any and all project ideas you can think of to the
> list, and we can worry about cleaning it up later, as we aren't having
> to submit anything to Google yet.

Note that if this is going to happen we need to submit by the 9th.


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