[Phpmyadmin-devel] GSoC date clarification

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Tue Apr 9 18:01:04 CEST 2013

Dieter Adriaenssens a écrit :
> 2013/4/9 Marc Delisle <marc at infomarc.info>:
>> 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."
> How about this :
> "In addition to the Google deadline for the submission of your project
> proposal/application, the deadline for submitting your patch(es) is a
> week later (see GSoC timeline below). We will evaluate student patches
> as part of our student ranking process."

Fine by me.

Marc Delisle

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