[Phpmyadmin-devel] GSoC date clarification

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Tue Apr 9 17:06:21 CEST 2013

Isaac Bennetch a écrit :
> Hello,
> A potential student approached me on IRC with a question about the 
> deadlines listed in the Applicant Guide on the wiki.
> The phrase "The deadline for considering your contributions is week 
> before proposals ranking deadline, so that we can use this as one of 
> options to evaluate proposals." is a bit confusing -- which deadline is 
> meant? I interpret that as the May 24 date listed further down the page 
> in the section "Be familiar with the GSoC timeline" -- but there, the 
> deadline for contributions is listed as May 10, which is two weeks, not 
> one. So could someone clarify what is meant here?

I suggest to rephrase as "In addition to the deadlines imposed by 
Google, the mentoring team adds another one, which happens after the one 
for student applications. We want to evaluate student patches as part of 
our student ranking process."

Marc Delisle

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