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From "David W. Van Couvering" <David.Vancouver...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: [Fwd: Re: [Fwd: Re: Invitation to Participate in Summer of Code 2006]]
Date Fri, 14 Apr 2006 23:39:11 GMT
Dan, you make excellent points.  Andrew and Jean also give excellent 
points, but for some reason I am excited by your points, while Andrew 
and Jean's points make me feel somewhat sad and dutiful :)

I will hold off doing anything until we get this resolved.  I personally 
agree that this is Google's decision.


Daniel John Debrunner wrote:
> David W. Van Couvering wrote:
>>So, we had a chat about this on IRC, and the general feeling with Andrew
>>and Jean is that we should be under the umbrella of ASF an not our own
>>separate project.
> Isn't that Google's decision?
>>It sounds like last year ASF arranged it with all the projects within
>>ASF and there was a collaborative set of projects.  I understand this
>>makes sense, but I feel kind of bummed, now we have to compete for
>>attention from all the other ASF projects, it was kind of nice being top
>>level.  But I totally it would look bad and unfair for us to be at the
>>top and nobody else from ASF.  So I'll work on this.
> Not sure what's bad or unfair about it, the Derby project was just more
> pro-active (through David VC) in dealing with Google.
> Dan.

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