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From Ian Dunlop <>
Subject Re: recognizing valuable non-code contributions
Date Thu, 13 Oct 2016 16:24:10 GMT

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.



On 13/10/16 15:48, Bertrand Delacretaz wrote:
> Hi,
> On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 3:50 PM, A. Soroka <> wrote:
>> ...1) Just elect these folks as committers with the understanding that anyone responsible
>> to be at the heart of the community will presumably not do anything rash with committer
>> 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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