KDE Conf India
10-13 March, 2017
talks are fun (?)
I flew bit more than others, scheduled by @rharish
We had hosted a KDE conf before = \m/
Afternoon is the best time for a talk zzz.
you might enjoy this
me + KDE = ?
mild OSS user/dev
my quick open source story - boring, showoff
how to start with any org ?
basic requirements ? - long told, ORLY ?
the GSoC & Outreachy thingy
preparing your proposal, what exactly is this thing ? - might be interesting (?)
what changed in 2017 ?
2014 - GSoC student with Wikimedia Foundation, first patch in 2013 sept.
2015-16 GSoc Mentor
2016 - Outreachy + GSoC org admin
Masters at TU Berlin (ITA)
2016-17 intern with Igalia, Spain.
Develops web on Python, PHP, Angular etc
Had been to couple of conferences and hackathons here and there!
search in g.co/gsoc
your org ?
past selections, projects
join IRC, ML, bug tracker
find simple bugs
can't reproduce ? stuck ?
fix, push, reviewed
try python ?
names revealed as chats are on a publicly logged channel (#wikimedia-devrel)
command over written English - write more Emails, make one local ML ?
understand basic version control - try.github.io ?
command in your favourite programming/scriptting language - this can be improved over time, too
skill to get help, etiquettes. etc
have a great Github profile, and a technical blog
If early ?
come up with your own ?
thats it. Enough of todays disappoinment, lets talk code later today!