[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] doc: add a few note for sponsorship candidates.

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Fri Mar 20 01:10:43 CET 2015

Nicolas George <george <at> nsup.org> writes:

> +At this point, you are ready do look

to look

> +Your qualification task is considered complete 
> +when the corresponding changes have been included 
> +in the official source repository.

Maybe "most qualification tasks" or "a typical 
qualification task": An alternative could be a 
poc for the actual project that is not supposed 
to be committed (but shows the the project is 
possible and possible for the student).

> +For that, the patch (or several patches) must be 
> +submitted to the devel mailing-list for review, 
> +not only by your mentor but by any developer
> +interested in that area of the code. For 
> +first-time proposals, it will probably take 
> +several round-trips of reworking the patch and 
> +re-sending it, so start proposing something early 
> +and try to do frequent updates.

... it will always take several round-trips...

I like it very much, thank you, Carl Eugen

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