Carol, just accept the invitation to join the Python core team on GitHub at and that's it! (I already subscribed you to python-committers under your Gmail account and Mariatta is taking care of recording the granting of your commit privileges.)

On Wed, 24 May 2017 at 08:16 Guido van Rossum <> wrote:
OK, I think we have enough +1 votes... Brett, will you make it happen?

On Wed, May 24, 2017 at 12:25 AM, Nick Coghlan <> wrote:
On 24 May 2017 at 04:15, Brett Cannon <> wrote:
> While at the PyCon US sprints the idea came up of offering Carol Willing
> developer privileges. Everyone at the table -- about 6 of us -- liked the
> idea and Carol also said she would happy to become a core dev, so I'm
> officially putting her forward for consideration.
> For those of you who don't know Carol, she basically knows our developer
> workflow better than most of us. :) ; she's very active on the devguide and
> core-mentorship. Carol has also attended the PyCon US language summit two
> years in a row as a representative for the Jupyter project. She is actually
> so good with new people that she managed to get my wife to make her first
> open source contribution (something I never managed to do).
> As usual, if you support/object to this idea, please say so. :)

Definite +1 from me (I was actually thinking of emailing Carol about
the idea before I saw this thread)


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