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From Greg Chase <g...@gregchase.com>
Subject Re: recognizing valuable non-code contributions
Date Thu, 13 Oct 2016 16:53:34 GMT
As a frequent non-code contributor to several projects, having people like
us as PMC (or PPMC) members seems to do the trick.

That being said, there can be ways we can contribute in a binary form, such
as adding to HTML, blogs, and updating calendars.

-Greg

On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 9:26 AM, Daniel Gruno <humbedooh@apache.org> wrote:

> Top-posting because yay ponies!
> We've elected people committers in HTTPd solely due to them helping out
> on IRC. There is no rule that says you must write aaaaanything down in a
> file (code or documentation or otherwise) to become a committer :)
>
> Any contribution can count towards merit.
>
> With regards,
> Daniel.
> On 10/13/2016 06:24 PM, Ian Dunlop wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I second Bertrand. Just elect them as committers. Whether it is code,
> > documentation or answering questions, everything is a "commitment" and
> > of equal value. That's the way we see it in Apache Taverna.
> >
> > Cheers,
> >
> > Ian
> >
> > On 13/10/16 15:48, Bertrand Delacretaz wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 3:50 PM, A. Soroka <ajs6f@virginia.edu> wrote:
> >>> ...1) Just elect these folks as committers with the understanding that
> anyone responsible enough
> >>> to be at the heart of the community will presumably not do anything
> rash with committer privileges,
> >>> and anyway, version control is there for a reason...
> >> That's how all projects that I've been active in do it.
> >>
> >> The idea is that those folks become committers not because they are
> >> committing code to the project, but because they are committed to it.
> >>
> >> And it's also fine to have such people on your PMC of course.
> >>
> >> -Bertrand
> >>
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