Brad, any thoughts on this? We already have a student interested in this project.
And thanks for informing, Josh. On Wed, Feb 14, 2018 at 8:15 PM, Joshua Root <j...@macports.org> wrote: > On 2018-2-14 22:11 , Umesh Singla wrote: > > For any discussions on this project, we can follow this thread. I am > > cc'ing dev list if anyone has any question or idea or extension to it. > > > > > The first thing I would like you to do is to go through our > current list of projects on Trac . > > > > > > Try adding/updating the descriptions for your projects or let me > know. Remove anything which is outdated. As you probably know, you can also > propose a new idea. > > > > > > Also, is there any project which you would like me to move up on > the list? Currently, there are two projects on the list, "Improve > startupitem code" and "Generating Portfiles" listing you as a potential > mentor. > > > > > > I’d love to see the startup item code more closely mirror the > > capabilities of launchd :) > > > > It would be able great to write some short hand in a portfile that > > builds an xml launchd plist. > > > > > > That's good to know. I've moved this project up the list. > > Just a heads-up, I have been reviewing all the tickets about > startupitems recently (after having ideas percolate for a long time) and > have just started committing code. I may close most or all of the > existing tickets in the not too distant future. > > No doubt there is still more that could be done; just be aware this work > is happening when planning any potential GSoC project. > > - Josh >