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32     <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">GLEP:</th><td class="field-body">6</td>
33     </tr>
34     <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Title:</th><td class="field-body">Gentoo Linux monthly bug day</td>
35     </tr>
36 g2boojum 1.4 <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Version:</th><td class="field-body">1.2</td>
37 g2boojum 1.1 </tr>
38 g2boojum 1.4 <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Last-Modified:</th><td class="field-body"><a class="reference" href="http://cvs.gentoo.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/proj/en/glep/glep-0006.txt">2003/07/09 21:04:30</a></td>
39 g2boojum 1.1 </tr>
40 liquidx 1.2 <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Author:</th><td class="field-body">Brian Jackson &lt;iggy&#32;&#97;t&#32;gentoo.org&gt;</td>
41 g2boojum 1.1 </tr>
42 g2boojum 1.4 <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Status:</th><td class="field-body">Accepted</td>
43 g2boojum 1.1 </tr>
44     <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Type:</th><td class="field-body">Standards Track</td>
45     </tr>
46     <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Content-Type:</th><td class="field-body"><a class="reference" href="glep-0002.html">text/x-rst</a></td>
47     </tr>
48     <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Created:</th><td class="field-body">02-Jul-2003</td>
49     </tr>
50 g2boojum 1.4 <tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Post-History:</th><td class="field-body">09-Jul-2003, 28-Jul-2003</td>
51 g2boojum 1.1 </tr>
52     </tbody>
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55     <div class="contents topic" id="contents">
56     <p class="topic-title"><a name="contents">Contents</a></p>
57     <ul class="simple">
58 liquidx 1.2 <li><a class="reference" href="#credits" id="id5" name="id5">Credits</a></li>
59     <li><a class="reference" href="#abstract" id="id6" name="id6">Abstract</a></li>
60     <li><a class="reference" href="#motivation" id="id7" name="id7">Motivation</a></li>
61     <li><a class="reference" href="#specification" id="id8" name="id8">Specification</a></li>
62     <li><a class="reference" href="#rationale" id="id9" name="id9">Rationale</a></li>
63     <li><a class="reference" href="#references" id="id10" name="id10">References</a></li>
64     <li><a class="reference" href="#copyright" id="id11" name="id11">Copyright</a></li>
65 g2boojum 1.1 </ul>
66     </div>
67     <div class="section" id="credits">
68 liquidx 1.2 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id5" name="credits">Credits</a></h1>
69 g2boojum 1.1 <p>I stole this idea from liquidx who probably stole it from one of the many
70     projects that do something similar.</p>
71     </div>
72     <div class="section" id="abstract">
73 liquidx 1.2 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id6" name="abstract">Abstract</a></h1>
74 g2boojum 1.1 <p>Gentoo Linux should have one day a month that is devoted to clearing out bugs,
75     and accepting new ebuilds from bugzilla. This one day a month should not
76     replace a developers normal bug tracking duties. This &quot;bug day&quot; should become
77     something that involves the user community to make them feel closer to the
78     developers.</p>
79     </div>
80     <div class="section" id="motivation">
81 liquidx 1.2 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id7" name="motivation">Motivation</a></h1>
82 g2boojum 1.1 <p>I believe this would help keep the number of bugs in bugzilla at a lower level.
83     This would also be a good chance for some user submitted ebuilds to be commited
84     that would normally go overlooked. I think this is a good idea. We could turn
85     this into a big deal for the user community</p>
86     </div>
87     <div class="section" id="specification">
88 liquidx 1.2 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id8" name="specification">Specification</a></h1>
89 g2boojum 1.1 <p>This doesn't require any coding. It just requires one day each month that
90     little other than bug closing will happen. I would like to see all developers
91     participate, but I know it's unlikely that we could get everybody free on the
92 liquidx 1.2 same day. The majority of the people that have had an opinion have
93     suggested a weekend day. We will have bugday's on a Saturday. Gentoo
94     developers can try to get some of the users to help them out. A prize to
95     the most succesful developer was suggested. This is an idea to keep in
96     mind for the future. I guess I'm going to be the one coordinating this
97     until I get help, but when I do get help in coordinating this we can
98     coordinate via irc if all parties are capable, or email if not. I will
99     send out a notice telling the details at least one week in advance to the
100     -dev, -core, and -user mailing lists.</p>
101 g2boojum 1.1 </div>
102     <div class="section" id="rationale">
103 liquidx 1.2 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id9" name="rationale">Rationale</a></h1>
104     <p>Gnome <a class="footnote-reference" href="#id3" id="id1" name="id1">[1]</a> , Mozilla, Zope <a class="footnote-reference" href="#id4" id="id2" name="id2">[2]</a> , and other open source projects do something similar with good
105 g2boojum 1.1 success.</p>
106     </div>
107 liquidx 1.2 <div class="section" id="references">
108     <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id10" name="references">References</a></h1>
109     <table class="footnote" frame="void" id="id3" rules="none">
110     <colgroup><col class="label" /><col /></colgroup>
111     <tbody valign="top">
112     <tr><td class="label"><a class="fn-backref" href="#id1" name="id3">[1]</a></td><td><a class="reference" href="http://developer.gnome.org/projects/bugsquad/triage/faq.html#II">http://developer.gnome.org/projects/bugsquad/triage/faq.html#II</a></td></tr>
113     </tbody>
114     </table>
115     <table class="footnote" frame="void" id="id4" rules="none">
116     <colgroup><col class="label" /><col /></colgroup>
117     <tbody valign="top">
118     <tr><td class="label"><a class="fn-backref" href="#id2" name="id4">[2]</a></td><td><a class="reference" href="http://dev.zope.org/CVS/BugDays">http://dev.zope.org/CVS/BugDays</a></td></tr>
119     </tbody>
120     </table>
121     </div>
122 g2boojum 1.1 <div class="section" id="copyright">
123 liquidx 1.2 <h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id11" name="copyright">Copyright</a></h1>
124 g2boojum 1.1 <p>This document has been placed in the public domain.</p>
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