On Thu, Nov 13, 2014 at 07:55:16PM -0800, Rui Paulo wrote: > On Nov 13, 2014, at 17:40, Luigi Rizzo <ri...@iet.unipi.it> wrote: > > But please nuke the current list -- it is completely inadequate > > for the code-in candidates and misleading for whoever wants to > > suggest new tasks. Again i am not saying that the projects > > suggested there are not important, just belong somewhere else > > e.g. gsoc. > > I refrained from voicing my opinion while the call for help was going > on, but I completely agree that the target age of this Google initiative > is inadequate to FreeBSD. The target population is 13 years to 17 years > old and I cannot even imagine a 13 year old knowing what FreeBSD is.
...and yet there was pat@ becoming a ports committer at the age of 16 and chris@ becoming a docs committer at the age of 14 :) I think hmp@, alepulver@, issyl0@ and jmallett@ were pretty young when they joined, too. Just an observation, I know that one or two isolated cases do not prove a point :) G'luck, Peter -- Peter Pentchev r...@ringlet.net r...@freebsd.org p.penc...@storpool.com PGP key: http://people.FreeBSD.org/~roam/roam.key.asc Key fingerprint 2EE7 A7A5 17FC 124C F115 C354 651E EFB0 2527 DF13
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