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We are used to collaborate across timezones and cultures. For the Google Summer of Code we gave ourself a more formal project organization structure in addition to the two software project organizations [http://sourceforge.net/projects/hugin/ hugin] and [http://sourceforge.net/projects/panotools/ panotools] .  
 
We are used to collaborate across timezones and cultures. For the Google Summer of Code we gave ourself a more formal project organization structure in addition to the two software project organizations [http://sourceforge.net/projects/hugin/ hugin] and [http://sourceforge.net/projects/panotools/ panotools] .  
  
===Steering Committee====
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===Steering Committee===
====First person=====
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====First person====
 
Short bio, graphics related events
 
Short bio, graphics related events
====Second person=====
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====Second person====
 
Short bio, graphics related events
 
Short bio, graphics related events
====Third person=====
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====Third person====
 
Short bio, graphics related events
 
Short bio, graphics related events
===Coordinators====
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===Coordinators===
====First person, main coordinator=====
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====First person, main coordinator====
 
Short bio, graphics related events
 
Short bio, graphics related events
====Second person, backing coordinator=====
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====Second person, backing coordinator====
 
Short bio, graphics related events
 
Short bio, graphics related events
===Mentors====
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===Mentors===
====First person=====
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====First person====
 
Short bio, graphics related events
 
Short bio, graphics related events
====Second person=====
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====Second person====
 
Short bio, graphics related events
 
Short bio, graphics related events
====Third person=====
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====Third person====
 
Short bio, graphics related events
 
Short bio, graphics related events
===Students====
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===Students===
====First person=====
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====First person====
 
Short bio, graphics related events
 
Short bio, graphics related events
====Second person=====
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====Second person====
 
Short bio, graphics related events
 
Short bio, graphics related events
====Third person=====
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====Third person====
 
Short bio, graphics related events
 
Short bio, graphics related events
==Why are we applying for participation===
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==Why are we applying for participation==
==What do we hope to gain by participating===
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==What do we hope to gain by participating==
==Did your organization participate in GSoC 2005 or 2006===
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==Did your organization participate in GSoC 2005 or 2006==
 
No
 
No
==Who is the administrator===
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==Who is the administrator==
==What license does your project use===
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==What license does your project use==
 
GPL.
 
GPL.
==What is the URL for your ideas page===
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==What is the URL for your ideas page==
 
http://wiki.scribus.net/index.php/SoC2007_ideas
 
http://wiki.scribus.net/index.php/SoC2007_ideas
==What is the main development mailing list for your organization===
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==What is the main development mailing list for your organization==
 
http://nashi.altmuehlnet.de/pipermail/scribus/
 
http://nashi.altmuehlnet.de/pipermail/scribus/
==What is the main IRC channel for your organization===
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==What is the main IRC channel for your organization==
 
IRC: #scribus at irc.freenode.net
 
IRC: #scribus at irc.freenode.net
==Does your organization have an application template you would like to see students use? If so, please provide it now===
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==Does your organization have an application template you would like to see students use? If so, please provide it now==
 
* name / university / current enrollment
 
* name / university / current enrollment
 
* short bio
 
* short bio
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* why have you chosen your development idea and what do you expect from your implementation?
 
* why have you chosen your development idea and what do you expect from your implementation?
  
==Who will be your backup organization administrator? Please include Google Account information===
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==Who will be your backup organization administrator? Please include Google Account information==
  
==Who will your mentors be? Please include Google Account Information===
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==Who will your mentors be? Please include Google Account Information==
  
==What criteria did you use to select these individuals as mentors? Please be as specific as possible===
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==What criteria did you use to select these individuals as mentors? Please be as specific as possible==
 
* familiarity and experience with the prepress technologies
 
* familiarity and experience with the prepress technologies
 
* knowledge of the existing open source technologies applied to desktop publishing
 
* knowledge of the existing open source technologies applied to desktop publishing
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* in depth knowledge of user requirements
 
* in depth knowledge of user requirements
 
* ...
 
* ...
==What is your plan for dealing with disappearing students===
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==What is your plan for dealing with disappearing students==
  
==What is your plan for dealing with disappearing mentors===
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==What is your plan for dealing with disappearing mentors==
  
==What steps will you take to encourage students to interact with your project's community before, during and after the program===
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==What steps will you take to encourage students to interact with your project's community before, during and after the program==
  
==What will you do to ensure that your accepted students stick with the project after GSoC concludes?===
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==What will you do to ensure that your accepted students stick with the project after GSoC concludes?==

Revision as of 00:40, 7 March 2007

Google Summer of Code 2007 application

Organization=

We are used to collaborate across timezones and cultures. For the Google Summer of Code we gave ourself a more formal project organization structure in addition to the two software project organizations hugin and panotools .

Steering Committee

First person

Short bio, graphics related events

Second person

Short bio, graphics related events

Third person

Short bio, graphics related events

Coordinators

First person, main coordinator

Short bio, graphics related events

Second person, backing coordinator

Short bio, graphics related events

Mentors

First person

Short bio, graphics related events

Second person

Short bio, graphics related events

Third person

Short bio, graphics related events

Students

First person

Short bio, graphics related events

Second person

Short bio, graphics related events

Third person

Short bio, graphics related events

Why are we applying for participation

What do we hope to gain by participating

Did your organization participate in GSoC 2005 or 2006

No

Who is the administrator

What license does your project use

GPL.

What is the URL for your ideas page

http://wiki.scribus.net/index.php/SoC2007_ideas

What is the main development mailing list for your organization

http://nashi.altmuehlnet.de/pipermail/scribus/

What is the main IRC channel for your organization

IRC: #scribus at irc.freenode.net

Does your organization have an application template you would like to see students use? If so, please provide it now

  • name / university / current enrollment
  • short bio
  • did you ever code in C, C++ or Python, yes/no? please provide examples of code.
  • do you use Scribus? please provide examples.
  • do you make other use of Scribus than for laying out articles? please describe and show examples.
  • were you involved in Scribus development in the past? what was your contribution?
  • were you involved in other OpenSource development projects in the past? which, when and in what role?
  • why have you chosen your development idea and what do you expect from your implementation?

Who will be your backup organization administrator? Please include Google Account information

Who will your mentors be? Please include Google Account Information

What criteria did you use to select these individuals as mentors? Please be as specific as possible

  • familiarity and experience with the prepress technologies
  • knowledge of the existing open source technologies applied to desktop publishing
  • experience in mentoring junior coders, possibly from an academic environment
  • in depth knowledge of user requirements
  • ...

What is your plan for dealing with disappearing students

What is your plan for dealing with disappearing mentors

What steps will you take to encourage students to interact with your project's community before, during and after the program

What will you do to ensure that your accepted students stick with the project after GSoC concludes?