Re: [Gimp-developer] donations for GIMP 2.8

2011-01-23 Thread Alexia Death
On Mon, Jan 17, 2011 at 11:46 PM, Sven Neumann s...@gimp.org wrote: Who wants to volunteer to prepare a list of bugs that are worth having a bounty put on them? I believe it can only work if the bugs are nominated by developers who are prepared to mentor whoever is doing it for the bounty. I

Re: [Gimp-developer] donations for GIMP 2.8

2011-01-17 Thread Sven Neumann
On Fri, 2011-01-07 at 00:27 +0100, Martin Nordholts wrote: On 01/06/2011 11:01 PM, Sven Neumann wrote: I just wanted to let you know that we have seen a dramatic increase in donations since then. More than 120 people donated over the last 8 days and sent us about 2,500 dollars. Perhaps it

Re: [Gimp-developer] donations for GIMP 2.8

2011-01-17 Thread Mike Williams
On Mon, Jan 17, 2011 at 4:46 PM, Sven Neumann s...@gimp.org wrote:So far this has been the most constructive idea that has been brought up in this thread. So why not? Let's try to come up with a list of bugs that block the GIMP 2.8 release and put bounties on them. Who wants to volunteer to

Re: [Gimp-developer] donations for GIMP 2.8

2011-01-17 Thread Ofnuts
On 01/17/2011 11:32 PM, Mike Williams wrote: On Mon, Jan 17, 2011 at 4:46 PM, Sven Neumann s...@gimp.org mailto:s...@gimp.org wrote:So far this has been the most constructive idea that has been brought up in this thread. So why not? Let's try to come up with a list of bugs that block

Re: [Gimp-developer] donations for GIMP 2.8

2011-01-10 Thread Michael Muré
Hi everyone, You may know me as the student who coded the cage tool during this summer. I'd like to add something about these bounty. For me, the key point for the health of the community dev of Gimp is the current difficulty to be used to the codebase. I myself had a hard time to understand how

Re: [Gimp-developer] donations for GIMP 2.8

2011-01-10 Thread Øyvind Kolås
On Mon, Jan 10, 2011 at 5:05 PM, Michael Muré batolet...@gmail.com wrote: You may know me as the student who coded the cage tool during this summer. I'd like to add something about these bounty. For me, the key point for the health of the community dev of Gimp is the current difficulty to be

Re: [Gimp-developer] donations for GIMP 2.8

2011-01-10 Thread Alexia Death
On Monday, January 10, 2011 19:17:51 Øyvind Kolås wrote: Code documentation is also one of the tasks that are not permitted for instance in the Google summer of code, perhaps we could come up with a set of bounties, or find someone motivated and fund them on a task by task basis or even part

Re: [Gimp-developer] donations for GIMP 2.8

2011-01-10 Thread Øyvind Kolås
On Mon, Jan 10, 2011 at 5:39 PM, Alexia Death alexiade...@gmail.com wrote: On Monday, January 10, 2011 19:17:51 Øyvind Kolås wrote: Code documentation is also one of the tasks that are not permitted for instance in the Google summer of code, perhaps we could come up with a set of bounties, or

Re: [Gimp-developer] donations for GIMP 2.8

2011-01-10 Thread Michael Muré
2011/1/10 Øyvind Kolås pip...@gimp.org Lets hope use of rewards wouldnt scare off people from contributing such work for free. It could be a one-time operation, with clearly defined goal and bounty. Just the time we need to have these needed documentation. -- Michael Muré

Re: [Gimp-developer] donations for GIMP 2.8

2011-01-10 Thread Sven Neumann
On Mon, 2011-01-10 at 19:39 +0200, Alexia Death wrote: On Monday, January 10, 2011 19:17:51 Øyvind Kolås wrote: Code documentation is also one of the tasks that are not permitted for instance in the Google summer of code, perhaps we could come up with a set of bounties, or find someone

Re: [Gimp-developer] donations for GIMP 2.8

2011-01-06 Thread Martin Nordholts
On 01/06/2011 11:01 PM, Sven Neumann wrote: I just wanted to let you know that we have seen a dramatic increase in donations since then. More than 120 people donated over the last 8 days and sent us about 2,500 dollars. Perhaps it would be a good idea to discuss how we can actually use this

Re: [Gimp-developer] donations for GIMP 2.8

2011-01-06 Thread Michael Schumacher
On 06.01.2011 23:01, Sven Neumann wrote: I just wanted to let you know that we have seen a dramatic increase in donations since then. More than 120 people donated over the last 8 days and sent us about 2,500 dollars. Perhaps it would be a good idea to discuss how we can actually use this