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From Branko Čibej <>
Subject Re: Doing open source while maintaining your sanity
Date Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:49:56 GMT
On 08.12.2017 22:28, Kevin A. McGrail wrote:
> MAJOR issue in my first draft where I missed a negative.
> Some Advice about Volunteering:
> - Volunteering starts at home: Don't give more than you can afford to
> give.
> - Volunteering doesn't mean unprofessional: Just because you aren't
> paid, that should NOT compromise your standards.
> - Volunteers have lives and jobs: Don't over commit and ask for help
> EARLY if you are overwhelmed, get sick, or whatever.
> - Volunteerism and burn out are real issues: If you need help, there
> are lots of members here who understand your pain.  Don't be afraid to
> ask for it! Reach out to,,
> or just another member 1:1.

The vast majority of volunteers at ASF projects are not members and
cannot even see the archives of those lists.

-- Brane

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