Difference between revisions of "Summer of Code/Checklist"

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# Review our [[Google_Summer_of_Code/Project_Ideas|Project Ideas]]
 
# Review our [[Google_Summer_of_Code/Project_Ideas|Project Ideas]]
# Follow the [[Summer_of_Code/Application_Guidelines|Application Guidelines]]
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# Follow our [[Summer_of_Code/Application_Guidelines|Application Guidelines]]
 
# Understand your [[Summer_of_Code/Acceptance|Acceptance Requirements]]
 
# Understand your [[Summer_of_Code/Acceptance|Acceptance Requirements]]
# Join the [irc://irc.freenode.net/#brlcad IRC channel] and introduce yourself (web interface [http://webchat.freenode.net/ here])
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# Join our [irc://irc.freenode.net/#brlcad IRC channel] and introduce yourself (web interface [http://webchat.freenode.net/ here])
# Join the [https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/brlcad-devel brlcad-devel mailing list] and introduce yourself
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# Join our [https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/brlcad-devel brlcad-devel mailing list] and introduce yourself
 
# Discuss your application with our mentors (don't wait!)
 
# Discuss your application with our mentors (don't wait!)
 
# Prepare your application (try to [http://sophia.estec.esa.int/socis2011/ submit a draft] by July 18th)
 
# Prepare your application (try to [http://sophia.estec.esa.int/socis2011/ submit a draft] by July 18th)
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* Agree to the [[Summer_of_Code/Acceptance|acceptance requirements]]
 
* Agree to the [[Summer_of_Code/Acceptance|acceptance requirements]]
 
* Read our [[Summer_of_Code/Expectations|participation expectations]]
 
* Read our [[Summer_of_Code/Expectations|participation expectations]]
* Read the [http://brlcad.svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/brlcad/brlcad/trunk/HACKING development guidelines]
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* Read our [http://brlcad.svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/brlcad/brlcad/trunk/HACKING development guidelines]
 
* Familiarize yourself with Subversion
 
* Familiarize yourself with Subversion
 
* '''''Compile and run BRL-CAD from source'''''
 
* '''''Compile and run BRL-CAD from source'''''

Revision as of 20:04, 9 March 2012

Before the summer coding begins, there are several things that students should do to become familiarized with BRL-CAD development. Below is a checklist of things each student should complete before the official start date. Some items on the checklist should occur during the application submission process while others need to occur before it's time to start coding.

IN ORDER TO APPLY

  1. Review our Project Ideas
  2. Follow our Application Guidelines
  3. Understand your Acceptance Requirements
  4. Join our IRC channel and introduce yourself (web interface here)
  5. Join our brlcad-devel mailing list and introduce yourself
  6. Discuss your application with our mentors (don't wait!)
  7. Prepare your application (try to submit a draft by July 18th)
  8. Discuss your application with the mentors some more :)
    1. (optional) Post your application to your wiki user page (/wiki/User:username)
    2. (optional) Share and discuss your application on the mailing list
  9. (optional but recommended) Submit a useful patch (be awesome)
  10. Submit your application (before July 24th!)

IF YOU ARE ACCEPTED