[Python-Dev] Global Python Sprint Weekends: May 10th-11th and June 21st-22nd.

Thomas Lee tom at vector-seven.com
Fri Apr 18 01:40:06 CEST 2008

Anybody in Melbourne keen for this? Not sure if I'll be able to make it 
myself, but I'd be interested to know if there's anybody in the area 
keen to do the sprint.


Tarek Ziadé wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 8:40 PM, Michael Foord
> <fuzzyman at voidspace.org.uk> wrote:
>> Trent Nelson wrote:
>>  >     Following on from the success of previous sprint/bugfix weekends and
>>  >     sprinting efforts at PyCon 2008, I'd like to propose the next two
>>  >     Global Python Sprint Weekends take place on the following dates:
>>  >
>>  >         * May 10th-11th (four days after 2.6a3 and 3.0a5 are released)
>>  >         * June 21st-22nd (~week before 2.6b2 and 3.0b2 are released)
>>  >
>>  >     It seems there are a few of the Python User Groups keen on meeting
>>  >     up in person and sprinting collaboratively, akin to PyCon, which I
>>  >     highly recommend.  I'd like to nominate Saturday across the board
>>  >     as the day for PUGs to meet up in person, with Sunday geared more
>>  >     towards an online collaboration day via IRC, where we can take care
>>  >     of all the little things that got in our way of coding on Saturday
>>  >     (like finalising/preparing/reviewing patches, updating tracker and
>>  >     documentation, writing tests ;-).
>>  >
>>  >     For User Groups that are planning on meeting up to collaborate,
>>  >     please reply to this thread on python-dev at python.org and let every-
>>  >     one know your intentions!
>>  >
>>  >
>>  I should be able to help organise and attend the London contribution.
>>  Personally I'd like to work on the documentation changes / clean-up for
>>  the unittest module discussed recently.
> We are trying to set up a team here in Paris,
> Personnally I would like to continue the work started in distutils
> (various patches)
> and some friends here are interested in contributing on documentation.
> Tarek

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