[Matplotlib-devel] Students of ASPP contributing to Matplotlib

Nelle Varoquaux nelle.varoquaux at gmail.com
Mon Jan 21 15:43:38 EST 2019

They didn't go far enough in the lesson. Considering how much we are
hammering them with work during the rest of the week, I doubt that any of
the students will continue working on the assignments.

On Tue, Jan 22, 2019, 3:58 AM Paul Hobson <pmhobson at gmail.com wrote:

> Thanks for the heads up, Nelle. Sounds like a great class.
> -p
> On Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 2:59 PM Nelle Varoquaux <nelle.varoquaux at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> Hello everyone,
>> A bit of a last minute heads up…
>> I'm at the advanced scientific programming in python summer school, and
>> the instructor of the git & github lesson was looking for a package for
>> students to do a small contribution (to see the workflow). As in 2016, I
>> suggested small documentation changes to Matplotlib: we have selected 15
>> examples that could be improved, either in the title, either merging two
>> examples that showcase similar, or just a better description.
>> This means you might see 15 pull requests appear on the Matplotlib
>> repository, by people who have experience in scientific Python, but no
>> experience in contributing to open-source software. The students are
>> pair-programming, so the authors of commits of each the pull request might
>> not reflect an actual developer. The changes should be minimal, and I
>> expect to be able to review and merge pull requests fairly quickly if the
>> CI passes. If not, help in reviewing and merging is appreciated (but don't
>> feel obliged to)!
>> Thanks,
>> Nelle
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