[OSGeo-Discuss] [Foss4g2013] Code sprints at FOSS4G 2013

Mateusz Loskot mateusz at loskot.net
Thu Oct 18 16:08:41 PDT 2012

On 18 October 2012 22:36, Paolo Cavallini <cavallini at faunalia.it> wrote:
> Il 18/10/2012 17:17, Barry Rowlingson ha scritto:
>> might distract the developers! And nobody wants to pay to come to the
>> conference if they are going to be sitting in the GeoCamp drinking
>> beer and working on a project most of the time.
> Agreed, I do not think devs should pay to participate to a FOSS event.
> Business puts the money, devs the code.
> All the best.

Quite an interesting idea, but how to approach it fairly?
A formula based on number of commits or LOC contributed since last FOSS4G?

It sounds like a kind of Shell loyalty programme for developers:
1 litre of fuel earns 1 point; get 25 points and you'll get free coffee ;)

Best regards,
Mateusz Loskot, http://mateusz.loskot.net

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