[squeak-dev] Re: [Esug-list] More news about GSoC!!!

Mariano Martinez Peck marianopeck at gmail.com
Tue Mar 9 08:08:29 UTC 2010

On Tue, Mar 9, 2010 at 7:42 AM, Hilaire Fernandes <hilaire at ofset.org> wrote:

> Mariano,
> As Stephane mentionned, my proposal is quite close the a prexisting one
> related to parcel and fast code loading.
> I would live we merge those two proposal in one better proposal. I don't
> like much duplication when resources is quite limited. Do you think it is
> possible?
Yes, it is possible to merge. It is also possible to merge it after. I mean,
once we get selected (if that happens), you can merge it. I tell you this so
that not to loose too much time.

On the other hand, if you want to do it now, perfect. Talk to Stef and send
me a merged version and I upload the site.



> Hilaire
> 2010/3/8 Mariano Martinez Peck <marianopeck at gmail.com>
>> Hi folks. We have been working hard with Janko and we built a website for
>> the GSoC 2010 and for future editions!
>> The URL is  http://gsoc2010.esug.org/
>> In 4 days, is the deadline to submit ESUG as mentoring organization. For
>> that purpose, there are several questions that we need to answer, as you can
>> read here:
>> http://socghop.appspot.com/document/show/gsoc_program/google/gsoc2010/faqs#org_app
>> This is the most important step. If we get selected, then we have project,
>> and we will have to vote which projects to select and finally select
>> students...but all that is ONLY if we are selected as mentoring
>> organization. Last year Squeak wasn't so this year will be hard. We really
>> appreciate any feedback you can give us so that we can achieve this goal.
>> Basically we should demonstrate that we have a big community, with several
>> interesting projects and with mentors and students that are willing to do
>> it.
>> Our first version of those answer are here:
>> http://gsoc2010.esug.org/application.html
>> Please, send feedback.
>> The ideas page is necessary. For this, it would be cool to have several
>> projects. With this we can show that the community is big. Of course, we
>> cannot put projects that has no sense. But don't be shy to submit. We are
>> ALL smalltalk dialects and even Newspeak. Right now there are 13 projects
>> but I think there can be much more. In squeak 2007 there were like 20, and
>> now we are all dialects together. Note that a project doesn't need to be
>> cross dialect. You can propose a project that apply only to one dialect.
>> I cannot take the time to write each proposal...so, if you have a project,
>> right the title, description, technical details, benefits to the student and
>> benefits to the community. Otherwise will be probably ignored.
>> It would be cool to have all mentors already selected for the 12th so that
>> we can demonstrate that we are really willing to do it and that we already
>> have mentors for all projects. Even more, it would be fantastic if there can
>> be mentors or co-mentors.
>> As you can see in the ideas link, there are ideas that are not even
>> complete. No text. Again...if someone want to do it, excellent. Otherwise,
>> they will have to be removed.
>> Now...a personal question...do you think we have enough students to take
>> care about the projects? what is your opinion ?
>> That's all for the moment...please, if you have questions, just ASK!!!
>> 4 days.....
>> Cheers
>> Mariano
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