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From Grant Ingersoll <gsing...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Google Summer of Code
Date Thu, 06 Mar 2008 21:20:43 GMT
I think we can split the duties a bit, too.  Simon, can you share your  
experience since you did a GSOC for Lucene a few years back?  I seem  
to recall there being a couple of Lucene mentors.


On Mar 6, 2008, at 1:47 AM, Isabel Drost wrote:

> Finally found a general answer to my question:
>
> | While the answer to this question will vary widely depending on  
> the number
> | of students a mentor works with, the difficulty of the proposals  
> and the
> | skill level of the students, most mentors have let us know that they
> | underestimated the amount of time they would need to invest in  
> GSoC. Five
> | hours per student per week is a reasonable estimate.
>
> Sounds like doing it part time after work is going to be a bit tough  
> - but
> five hours per student per week in summer should be doable, at least  
> for me.
>
> As these are summer projects and certainly some of us are going to  
> be on
> vacation during that time we should plan for having one backup for  
> each
> mentor that goes on vacation at a different time.
>
>
> Isabel
>
>
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