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