[pytest-dev] Fwd: pytest-mimesis transfer to pytest-dev

Никита Соболев n.a.sobolev at gmail.com
Fri Aug 9 08:32:13 EDT 2019

Ok, sounds fair!

I will add tox.ini to the project and let you know.
I will then advertise the project on reddit / twitter / etc and hopefully
some users will be interested in helping out.
And since it is rather small - I can still do that myself.

Thanks a lot!

пт, 9 авг. 2019 г. в 15:27, Bruno Oliveira <nicoddemus at gmail.com>:

> Hi Nikita,
> On Fri, Aug 9, 2019 at 6:14 AM Никита Соболев <n.a.sobolev at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> I would like to ask if you are interested in transferring pytest-mimesis
>> to https://github.com/pytest-dev ?
>> I am asking because:
>> 1. I hope that it will increase the visibility of this plugin, we have a
>> lot of Mimesis users, but they rearly use this plugin
>> 2. I hope it will improve its maintenance, because currently I am doing
>> it on my own - and I don't have that much time to spend on it
> Thanks for the interest in joining the pytest-dev organization!
> About 1, that's great, it is one of the main purposes of why the
> pytest-dev organization was created for.
> About 2, unfortunately in practice the maintenance will still fall under
> your shoulders. pytest-dev developers can eventually help with questions,
> but overall maintenance is still expected to be done by the original
> developer(s). If you are having trouble finding time to maintain the
> plugin, I suggest to start looking for co-maintainers. A good way to do
> that is to promote frequent contributors you trust to maintainers.
> Other than that, I see your repository has everything required except for
> a ``tox.ini`` file to facilitate contribution, which is one of our
> requirements[1]. Do you think that could be added?
> So, having mentioned the point about maintenance and the tox.ini file, I
> think pytest-memesis would be a great addition to pytest-dev IMHO.
> Cheers,
> Bruno.
> [1]:
> https://github.com/pytest-dev/pytest/blob/master/CONTRIBUTING.rst#submitting-plugins-to-pytest-dev
> If you are interested - what are the next steps?
>> If not - what recommendations do you have for us to improve the project?
>> Thanks!
>> Best regards,
>> Nikita Sobolev
>> https://github.com/sobolevn
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