[Incubator] New application: rasdaman [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]
cameron.shorter at gmail.com
Thu May 14 00:03:01 EDT 2009
Having known you for a while, through Aust-NZ and FOSS4G 2009, I think
you would make an excellent mentor, and I'd be more than happy to help
you out as a mentor's mentor if required.
My only caveat is that I wont have time to help out until after FOSS4G
(end of October).
Bruce Bannerman wrote:
> I haven't been involved in a specific OS project before, but I do have a reasonable idea of how OS projects work.
> I have been involved in the OS community for about eight years.
> My coding experience is also rather rusty.
> I'm also tight for time at times (like everyone else here ;-) ).
> Most of my volunteer time is currently spent with OSGeo-AustNZ, FOSS4G-2009 and CCIP-2009.
> If you are short of volunteers to mentor Rasdaman, I'm willing to take the time to learn what is required and act as Mentor. Perhaps someone could mentor me for a time?
> Bruce Bannerman
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: incubator-bounces at lists.osgeo.org
>> [mailto:incubator-bounces at lists.osgeo.org] On Behalf Of Frank
>> Sent: Wednesday, 13 May 2009 9:08 PM
>> To: Jody Garnett
>> Cc: OSGeo-incubator
>> Subject: Re: [Incubator] New application: rasdaman
>> Jody Garnett wrote:
>>> I was not aware we had restricted the circle of potential mentor
>>> candidates to any great extent.
>> My position (after the initial bootstrapping process) has
>> been that mentors should be someone with experience of the
>> incubation process. That is, someone who has been a mentor
>> in the past, or who has been a mentee (ie. project
>> representative to the incubation committee) or who at least
>> has been following the incubation mailing list for a while so
>> they have some understanding of our process, and expectations.
>> Of course, the truth is that if someone with good experience
>> of how open source projects work is willing to learn about
>> our particular requirements and is willing to act as a mentor
>> I would no doubt consider them.
>> Best regards,
>> I set the clouds in motion - turn up | Frank Warmerdam,
>> warmerdam at pobox.com
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