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From Jean Hollis Weber <>
Subject Re: Please add your name to the contributors page
Date Tue, 28 Jun 2011 22:39:41 GMT
On Tue, 2011-06-28 at 15:03 -0400, Rob Weir wrote:
> I've updated the page to have a table rather than just a flat list.
> Every committer should add themselves to the list, as well as ever
> other person who is contributing via the the discussion lists, wiki,
> etc.  You're all contributors to the project.
> Committers should follow the instruction here, to learn how to use the
> CMS to edit the web site:
> This is an essential project skill, so if you have not already studied
> that page, it would be good to take this as an opportunity to pick up
> this skill.  If you are a programmer, comfortable with Subversion, the
> the command line instructions are easy.  If you would prefer the web
> interface, then skip down to where it says "Editing in the browser".
> For contributors who are not committers, you would need to submit a
> patch with your information to the list.
> In addition to ensuring that everyone understands how to update the
> web site, this is also a good opportunity to build a quick directory
> of what skills project members have.

I sure am glad there is a web interface, as I don't have time (or any
real need for the forseeable future) to learn how to "commit" anything
using Subversion. The only thing I normally commit is mayhem, and I'll
try to minimise that here.


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