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Re: updating THANKS

From: Graham Percival
Subject: Re: updating THANKS
Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2009 19:36:26 -0700
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.18 (2008-05-17)

On Thu, Jul 30, 2009 at 07:22:01PM -0700, Mark Polesky wrote:
> here are some proposed updates for THANKS. I don't know who usually
> takes care of this and/or who decides which names go where, but here are
> some additions along with my best guesses for everyone's contribution
> description. So, change it up, or whatever, but now everyone who's
> submitted a patch during 2.13 appears below (I think). It's not in any
> particular order and some names appear more than once. But it's
> something to work with.

- Unless there's a specific reason not to (like grouping similar
  jobs together), sort alphabetically.
- Once the current flurry of stuff had died down, I was going to
  propose abolishing the "bug hunters/suggestions" section, since
  we never update it.  (approximately 90% of bug reports and
  "suggestion" authors aren't listed)
- let's list documentation separately from contributors, and
  maybe change "contributors" to "programmers" or something like

Overall, I would also propose not worrying about this yet.  This
is something that can (and often is) fixed the week before a major
stable release.

- Graham

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