[GRASS-PSC] Permission request for using the Dev ML for a MSc thesis project

Moritz Lennert mlennert at club.worldonline.be
Sat Nov 16 05:54:23 PST 2013

On 15/11/13 12:31, Marco Foi wrote:
> Dear ML Administrators/PSC,
> I am a GIS enthusiast and Computer Science student and I am writing you
> to seek for your preliminary consensus to use the
> grass-dev at lists.osgeo.org <mailto:grass-dev at lists.osgeo.org> mailing
> list for the purposes of my MSc thesis.
> Specifically I am trying to directly collect the developers’ opinions
> about a number of features that might characterize a good desktop
> geo-processing framework.
> The final goal is going a step beyond the usual Desktop GIS round-up to
> attempt a review of all those open-source desktop environments that
> attract developers and spatial-scientist by allowing them to efficiently
> create new tools to process spatial information.
> My plan is administering a simple questionnaire trough the ML and
> collect voluntary contributes from the subscribers.
> The synthesis of the results from this survey and from all the analogous
> performed inside other Communities will be made publicly available at
> the end of the study (February 2014) through a post on this ML (and
> perhaps in a subsequent open-access paper).
> All contributes from the ML will be managed complying to University
> Ethical Committee (EC) regulations to ensure no leakage of personal
> information will occur. This study has been approved by the EC with
> protocol number COM/PG/UH/00034.
> Looking forward to hearing from you.

I have no objections to this request, so +1 from me.


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