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Re: GSOC - Lubuntu style?
thanks for your reminder. lubuntu applied for GSOC 2011, but did not
get in. Neither Ubuntu nor LXDE were GSOC projects 2011 by the way. I
guess you are referring to 2010.
We will try to get in 2012.
All the best,
On Sat, Dec 31, 2011 at 6:00 AM, David Reimer <djreimer@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I know I'm just a newcomer and all, but thought I'd ask since for some
> reason it floated into what passes for my brain:
> With Lubuntu's new profile and popularity -- what are the chances of
> making more use of the Google Summer of Code project to make some
> strategic advances?
> I note that in the 2011 GSOC there were these sorts of numbers:
> No. of students - Sponsor project
> 31 - KDE
> 17 - Gnome
> 8 - Ubuntu
> 1 - LXDE
> I expect this is already on someone's radar, but with February as the
> date things get going, I expect it could probably use some attention
> in January.
> And apologies if this note is overly cheeky or presumptuous!
> David [djreimer | dajare]
> David Reimer | Edinburgh, UK
> http://wiki.ubuntu.com/djreimer | https://launchpad.net/~djreimer