Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors - Mailing list pgsql-www

From Dave Page
Subject Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors
Date
Msg-id 474D9D17.3080306@postgresql.org
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In response to Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake")
Responses Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake")
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Joshua D. Drake wrote:
> On Wed, 28 Nov 2007 16:27:42 +0000
> Dave Page <> wrote:
> 
>> Why not Hackers? Noone is a 'member' of anything except core or mayber
>> the web/infrastructure team.
> 
> Define Hacker. And I could argue that some are members of PGDG. 

Says he who only the other day muttered something about how PGDG wasn't
a defined entity :-)

> What
> about those who provide just as much time and energy in advocacy as
> others do on -heackers? What about people that are working on external
> projects only such as Slony or PLproxy?

The latter are still hackers using the definition we're likely to agree
on (ie. not a cracker). Both groups are 'Contributors' though. Maybe
just use 'Regular contributors' and 'Occasional contributors'. Or major
and minor. Or something entirely different.

/D


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