Now Accepting GSoC 2016 Mentor Organization Applications

Bradley Giesbrecht pixilla at
Thu Feb 18 07:26:35 PST 2016

> On Feb 18, 2016, at 6:50 AM, Rainer Müller <raimue at> wrote:
> On 2016-02-12 13:56, Rainer Müller wrote:
>> Paging those who handled this last year, is there any interest to
>> participate again?
> I shortly discussed this with Clemens in private conversation. With the
> deadline approaching, I just want to get out that we will skip
> participation in GSoC this year.
> Last year, we reached our goal of merging all base work after the summer
> to trunk. This was a success compared to previous years, as previous
> implemented features are still dormant in branches.
> However, now on trunk it is still in an unfinished state. In my opinion
> it would be difficult to branch off new feature branches for students to
> work on from this state. This currently also blocks new releases.
> This year, we should focus on integration of branches from previous
> editions of GSoC. Let us finish and release these features before
> starting new work.

Makes sense, thank you for getting the message out.

Bradley Giesbrecht (pixilla)

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