[ipxe-devel] iPXE GSoC 2013 participation collaboration meeting / Google+ Hangout (was: Re: Participation in Google Summer of Code 2013 - CALL FOR MENTORS)

Robin Smidsrød robin at smidsrod.no
Sat Mar 23 11:29:31 UTC 2013

On 13.03.2013 13:04, Robin Smidsrød wrote:
> Hi everyone!
> It's getting close to the time to decide if we want to participate in
> GSoC 2013. The time window to register as an organization is March 18-29.
> The ideas page from last year is at http://ipxe.org/gsoc, and I've
> updated it to point to 2013 instead of 2012.
> The most important thing in all of this is to figure out if anyone is
> willing to mentor. Without any mentors nothing will happen. Which is why
> I'm calling out to all of you asking if you'd like to help out the
> project by taking on a student for the summer.
> If you have some project ideas I'd also urge you to add a paragraph to
> the page mentioned above. If you're willing to mentor a particular idea,
> feel free to shout it out and someone will take notes (or make a note of
> it on the wiki).
> In terms of workload in being a mentor during the summer, I'm going to
> guess at least 3-5 hours per week would be expected of you.
> I'm willing to take on the role as coordinator again, if we have enough
> mentors to participate properly. I'm also willing to mentor the prebuilt
> binary web interface project (if any student decides to pick it up).
> So what do you say? Wanna help out?

I've posted an event in Google+ (Google Hangout) where I'm trying to get
people together to figure how many people are willing to help out with
GSoC this year before the March 29th deadline from Google is upon us.

I hope you're able to attend.

The URL to the event can be found here:


-- Robin

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