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

Никита Соболев n.a.sobolev at gmail.com
Fri Aug 9 18:37:00 EDT 2019

Done! tox is introduced in this PR:

What's next?

пт, 9 авг. 2019 г. в 15:32, Никита Соболев <n.a.sobolev at gmail.com>:

> 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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