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Re: Porting to Debian as GSoC project


Ah now that's a worthwhile idea! Very coolCheers,

Daniel Foré

On Tue, Feb 25, 2014 at 4:53 PM, Raphael Isemann <teemperor@xxxxxxxxx>

> Hey guys/girls,
> there is a chance that Debian is doing the porting-work of the
> apps/shell as a GSoC project:
> https://wiki.debian.org/SummerOfCode2014/ProjectProposals/PackageElementarySoftware
> I talked to the nice folks in #debian-soc and it seems that the we
> need to fix (at least) two problems to make this idea a possible
> candidate for their SoC:
> * The idea needs an mentor, which should be a Debian-Developer. So if
> you are a DD or you know someone who is a DD and wants to help us,
> then feel free to reply :)
> * The ported packages also need debian-maintainers. I think some
> volunteers from our maintainers and some people from the community can
> do that.
> Feel free to share your opinion on the topic.
> Also a big thanks to Cameron Norman that added the idea to the wiki
> and already packaged the icon-theme!
> - Raphael
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