[UbuntuWomen] Developers for Harvest

Svetlana Belkin belkinsa at ubuntusense.com
Wed May 14 16:51:27 UTC 2014

On 05/14/2014 09:16 AM, Daniel Holbach wrote:
> it'd be great if more people used Harvest or worked on it.

Righty-o.  You think a blog post could recruit developers and other
people into the project?

> Regarding openhatch: there were differences between Harvest and
> openhatch as far as I remember:
>  - Harvest: automatically import development opportunities from
>    scripts which gathered the information from external services
>    like "Launchpad bitesize bugs" or "entries on
>    merges.ubuntu.com" or others.
>    → Harvest was a dumb service and had little idea about
>      how hard a task is or who to get in touch with for
>      help/discussion, etc.
>    → Low maintenance
>  - openhatch: much more about mentoring, but (at the time I last
>    checked) had no way to import arbitrary data about development
>    opportunities.
>    → Allows exchange between mentors and students.
>    → Might need data about opportunities to be manually entered.

Harvest looks like our best bet.
Svetlana Belkin A.K.A: belkinsa
User Wiki page: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/belkinsa

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