Changes between Version 6 and Version 7 of gsoc

Mar 7, 2009 10:36:06 AM (10 years ago)



  • gsoc

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    11= Organization application =
    22 1. Describe your organization.
    3  ...
     3 The I2P development team is an international group (with both anonymous and known participants) looking to provide anonymity for internet users through an overlay network that uses onion routing, and specially modified applications on top of this network.
    55 2. Why is your organization applying to participate in GSoC 2009? What do you hope to gain by participating?
    6  ...
     6 We wish to attract more developers to the project to increase our development speed and grow our community.
    88 3. Did your organization participate in past GSoCs? If so, please summarize your involvement and the successes and challenges of your participation.
    9  ...
     9 No.
    1111 4. If your organization has not previously participated in GSoC, have you applied in the past? If so, for what year(s)?
    12  ...
     12 Not applicable.
    1414 5. What license(s) does your project use?
    15  ... GPL ...
     15 I2P is a project containing multiple programs. As such, these are licensed under different licenses. All of the licenses are open source and detailed information is available at
    1717 6. What is the URL for your ideas page?
    18  this page ;)
     18 The official page can be found at http://trac.i2p2.i2p/wiki/gsoc inside the I2P network. It can also be reached without running I2P from the following links (warning: they may be slow): or
    2020 7. What is the main development mailing list or forum for your organization?
    21  ...
     21 (inside I2P, forum.i2p links to the same server)
    2323 8. What is the main IRC channel for your organization?
    24  ...
     24 #i2p on Freenode. Not many people are in the channel, most are on #i2p inside I2P. This anonymous IRC channel is connected to the Freenode channel through a changate (the bot goes under the name 'vulpine'.
    2626 9. Does your organization have an application template you would like to see students use? If so, please provide it now.
    27  ...
     27 No.
    2929 10. Who will be your backup organization administrator? Please include Google Account information.
    30  ...
     30 ???
    3232 11. Who will your mentors be? Please include Google Account information.
    33  ...
     33 ???
    3535 12. What criteria did you use to select these individuals as mentors? Please be as specific as possible.
    36  ...
     36 - Experience with I2P code in general, and with the suggested project proposals in particular.
     37 - Knowledge of the I2P community.
     38 - People skills: getting along with others and resolving conflicts. This includes helping new users (which, according to us, indicates a willingness to help GSoC students as well)
    3840 13. What is your plan for dealing with disappearing students?
    39  ...
     41 Try to contact them?
    4143 14. What is your plan for dealing with disappearing mentors?
    42  ...
     44 Try to contact them?
    4446 15. What steps will you take to encourage students to interact with your project's community before, during and after the program?
    45  ...
     47 Communication on IRC and the forum to get to know people, setting up I2P and an I2P website (possibly with help on IRC).
    4749 16. What will you do to ensure that your accepted students stick with the project after GSoC concludes?
    48  ...
     50 ??
    5052= Mentor application =
    5456'''Distributed wiki on I2P (either porting or from scratch)'''
    56 '''Distributed data storage on I2P (for example Dijjer or Yafan -- also needs improvements like SHA instead of MD5)'''
     58'''Distributed data storage on I2P (for example Dijjer or Yafan (initial work has been done on both!) -- also needs improvements like SHA instead of MD5)'''
    5860'''I2P seeding for applications (so central reseed locations are no longer required)'''