[Chicago] GitHub & SpamBayes

Jordan Bettis jordanb at hafd.org
Tue Feb 5 02:37:38 CET 2013


I think the missing ingredient is twitter. Modern code hipsters upload 
their node.js blob to github and then tweet about it.

On 02/04/2013 06:56 PM, Skip Montanaro wrote:
>> Will you get pull requests? Yes.
> How?  What will motivate people to do figure out that SpamBayes needs
> something if all they see is a blob of code in a Git repo?  That's
> what I don't get.  If I could somehow get a note out to all
> Windows-savvy Python developers on GitHub about SpamBayes' needs just
> by simply moving the code base there, I suppose I *could* just sit
> back and rake in the pull requests.  How does J. Random GitHub User
> know anything even needs doing?  That's what I don't understand.
>
> I should probably admit that I know nothing about GitHub other than
> that it offers open source Git repos.
>
> Skip
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