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From Ralph Goers <Ralph.Go...@dslextreme.com>
Subject Re: Google Summer of Code - projects and mentors wanted
Date Thu, 02 Jun 2005 22:49:38 GMT
Sylvain Wallez wrote:

> Ralph Goers wrote:
>
>> Reinhard Poetz wrote:
>
>
>
>>> Do we have something else on our wishlists (some fancy cforms 
>>> features, etc.)?
>>
>>
>
> What about some ajax stylings for cforms? Some I'd love to have are:
> - "cocoon suggests" ajax styling for cforms fields providing 
> autocompletion of inputs,
> - reorderable repeaters [1]
>
>> 1. Convert all poolable gnerators, and transformers to be thread safe.
>
>
>
> +1
>
>> 2. Modify the build process to use maven.
>
>
>
> ... or rewrite the ant builds to use the <library> task and without 
> generating the blocks build file with XSLT.
>
> Don't want to rain on the party, but this is *summer* of code, meaning 
> 2 months of work[2]. Expecting students to implement difficult things 
> (e.g. continuations serialization) or cleaning up the bugzilla, even 
> all this is badly needed, seem too complicated to me for a student 
> discovering our code base.
>
> So subjects that have a chance to be successful in terms of candidates 
> and result are those that don't need to much in-depth knowledge of the 
> core and have a clear functionnal scope.

Agreed.  However, before creating proposals it would also be nice to 
know that there is buy-in from the committers that a proposal should be 
made. I wouldn't want to propose something that other committers would 
object to.

>
> Sylvain
>
> [1] http://tool-man.org/examples/edit-in-place.html#listExamples
> [2] http://code.google.com/summfaq.html

Ralph


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