Re: Time to update list of contributors

From: Kevin Hunter
Subject: Re: Time to update list of contributors
Date: ,
Msg-id: 475301DD.9050204@earlham.edu
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In response to: Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Josh Berkus)
Responses: Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Robert Treat)
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Time to update list of contributors  (Josh Berkus, )
 Re: Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
 Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Kris Jurka, )
  Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Magnus Hagander, )
   Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Kris Jurka, )
    Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Magnus Hagander, )
 Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Tom Lane, )
 Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Jaime Casanova", )
 Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Devrim GÜNDÜZ, )
  Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Magnus Hagander, )
   Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (NikhilS, )
 Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Pavan Deolasee", )
 Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Gregory Stark, )
  Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Gregory Stark, )
   Re: Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
    Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Gregory Stark, )
     Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Josh Berkus, )
      Re: Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
       Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Josh Berkus, )
        Re: Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
         Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Josh Berkus, )
          Re: Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
        Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Alvaro Herrera <-ip.org>, )
      Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Stefan Kaltenbrunner, )
      Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Alvaro Herrera <-ip.org>, )
       Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Magnus Hagander, )
        Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Josh Berkus, )
         Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Magnus Hagander, )
          Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Robert Treat, )
           Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Gregory Stark, )
            Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Magnus Hagander, )
             Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Gregory Stark, )
              Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Magnus Hagander, )
           Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Bruce Momjian, )
           Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Magnus Hagander, )
            Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Josh Berkus, )
             Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Kevin Hunter, )
              Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Robert Treat, )
 Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Dave Page, )
  Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Stefan Kaltenbrunner, )
   Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Dave Page, )
    Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
     Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Dave Page, )
      Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
       Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Dave Page, )
        Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
         Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Magnus Hagander, )
          Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
          Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Kevin Grittner", )
     Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Andrew Dunstan, )
      Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
       Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Andrew Dunstan, )
        Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
       Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Bruce Momjian, )
        Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Bruce Momjian, )
         Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
     Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Marc G. Fournier", )
      Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
      Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Stefan Kaltenbrunner, )
  Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Josh Berkus, )
 Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Magnus Hagander, )
  Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  (Robert Treat, )
 Re: [HACKERS] Time to update list of contributors  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
 Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Peter Eisentraut, )
  Re: Time to update list of contributors  (Magnus Hagander, )

At 1:27p -0500 on 01 Dec 2007, Josh Berkus wrote:
> First off, I wasn't suggesting that we take people off the list of
> contributors if they're not on "my" list.  For one thing, I don't think
> we should take people off until they haven't contributed in a few years
> (the time should vary with the size of the original contribution, with
> big contributors eventually going on the "former contributor" list).
> Second, the list I made does not include drivers, GUIs, replication, and
> other "essential add-ons" which we've conventionally included with the
> list of contribs.

If I might chime it, it sounds like you're saying "if code they've
written is still around and in use, then they should be counted as
contributors."  May be that won't exactly work because of "active" and
"inactive" contributors, but this information is basically an annotized
diff is, isn't it?

Kevin



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