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Re: Bug Bounties


Hi Pepijn,

here you can see all bounties:


On 01.03.2014 15:35, Pepijn de Vos wrote:
> Link?
> I found https://www.bountysource.com/trackers/179557-elementary-os which
> has $100 in bounties.
> One real deal breaker for me (to the point where I'd buy a new Mac
> instead) is spell checking. This is a 2-part issue:
> 1. Webkit-gtk needs the word to be selected before showing anything.
> Affects Midori, Geary and more.
> 2. Nowhere did I find an option to switch language. All my Dutch text is
> underlined in red. Affects everything but Firefox and Abiword which have
> their own dictionaries.
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/midori/+bug/767379 (links to upstream bug)
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/midori/+bug/1283228 (Also affects project...)
> Pepijn
> On Sat, Mar 1, 2014 at 9:55 AM, Kristjan Vool <tictac7x@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Hey Daniel and the others,
>> I find the bug in Scratch, that you can't select the code table and
>> the OS file ending formats (like you can do with gedit) important
>> enough to have a bounty.
>> I think, that bug  is worthy to have a bounty, because Scratch is kind
>> of useless for me and for some others right now, because there's no
>> ability to save the files without losing my language "special" letters
>> that get replaced by weird symbols.
>> Best wishes,
>> Kristjan
>> 01.03.2014 0:42 kirjutas kuupäeval "Daniel Foré"
>> <daniel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
>>> Hey everyone,
>>> I'm sure you've seen us posting on social media about bounties that
>>> are out there. We've got about $1,500 in bounties out.
>>> These are 100% up for grabs by anyone. Especially all of you. Don't
>>> feel like you should leave these bugs for new contributors. A lot of
>>> them are Isis beta1 goals.
>>> Also, if there are any bugs you feel would benefit by having a bounty
>>> attached, whether it's super difficult or Bitesize, feel free to let
>>> me know and I'll throw some money at it (provided we have some in our
>>> account).
>>> I know you've heard me say that I want to hire all of you. But
>>> there's just not enough cash in the pot yet. So consider this the
>>> first step to elementary being able to compensate you for all the
>>> hard work you've done.
>>> Happy hacking
>>> Cheers,
>>> Daniel Foré
>>> elementaryos.org
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