On Thursday, 23 January 2014 at 21:13:10 UTC, Martin Nowak wrote:
On 01/23/2014 06:38 PM, Andrei Alexandrescu wrote:
Congratulations to Dmitry! (His github ID is blackwhale.)


This has been overdue.

Yeah, I was surprised he wasn't already a committer. It's pretty easy to overlook and humility prevents someone from bringing up the issue themselves. In a couple of cases all it took was me messaging Andrei privately, pointing out that a significant contributor wasn't a committer to get the ball rolling and Andrei took over from there (presumably putting it forward to Walter and possibly others for a vote or however the decision is made).

It'd probably be a good idea to peruse the contributor list periodically and note anyone that's getting to be a pretty significant contributor.


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