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From Aaron McCurry <amccu...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Article on "Barriers faced by newcomers to open source"
Date Tue, 12 Aug 2014 21:22:00 GMT
Thanks for sharing Tim!


On Tue, Aug 5, 2014 at 10:35 AM, Tim Williams <williamstw@gmail.com> wrote:

> saw this over on dev@community... i reckon "Finding a way to start"
> and "Code issues" are the most significant barriers here, but it'd be
> great to get feedback from any lurkers here:)
>
> here's a couple concrete actions I think we could take...
>
> 1) Intentionally leave some small, approachable issues unfixed for a
> while (e.g. BLUR-351[1]).  Promote them on twitter/mail list.
>
> 2) Create some docs on the overall structure of the code, how the
> projects fit together, maybe highlight some 'paths' through the code.
>
> thoughts?
>
> --tim
>
> [1] - https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/BLUR-351
>
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Nick Burch <nick@apache.org>
> Date: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 at 9:49 AM
> Subject: Article on "Barriers faced by newcomers to open source"
> To: dev@community.apache.org
>
>
> Hi All
>
> For those thinking about how to make it easier to new comers into your
> projects, and get them to stay, you may find this review article
> (especially section 3) of interest:
> http://www.igor.pro.br/publica/papers/OSS2014.pdf
>
> Nick
>

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