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Re: Metaproblem, part 3

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: Metaproblem, part 3
Date: Fri, 05 Dec 2014 16:59:30 +0200

> From: Eric Abrahamsen <address@hidden>
> Date: Fri, 05 Dec 2014 21:20:22 +0800
> It would be nice to explicitly let posters know that they can ask
> someone for help with implementing a feature/squashing a bug. There's
> lots of helpful advice here and on emacs.help, but that's not quite the
> same as knowing that someone has committed (to some extent) to assisting
> you.

I don't know how to do that.  The offer of help is implicit on this
list, and if someone needs to see it explicitly, then here it is.

> The above is totally contingent on someone having the time and patience
> to take on "students", and I think silence in response to a request for
> mentoring should be quite normal.
> I'd lean towards on-list discussions, with the assumption that most
> people will ignore them.

I think we already have quite a lot of that going on, but if some
labels on the subject line could help, let's do it.

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