Changes between Version 2 and Version 3 of Sponsorship


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Oct 20, 2010, 6:46:09 PM (10 years ago)
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markusn
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  • Sponsorship

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    11'''Sponsoring ZOO-Project'''
    22
    3 Development and maintenance of ZOO-Project is supported by volunteer
    4 time and also organizations contracting developers, organizations
    5 contributing improvements, users contributing improvements, and volunteers.
     3The development and maintenance of the ZOO-Project is supported by
     4volunteer time and also by organizations contracting developers, by
     5organizations, users, and other volunteers contributing improvements.
    66
    7 Many tasks such processing bug reports, writing documentation, testing,
     7Many tasks such as processing bug reports, writing documentation, testing,
    88translations, web site updates and user support often require more than
    99purely volunteer effort and time. Some new features of broad interest
    10 are not implemented because of they may not be the immediate priority of
    11 core-developers.
     10are not yet implemented because of they may not be the immediate priority
     11of core-developers.
    1212
    1313In order to provide funding to support the maintenance, improvement, and
    14 promotion of ZOO-Project, the Project Steering Committee (PSC) is
    15 seeking sponsors to provide financial support via the ZOO-Project
    16 Sponsorship program. Funds will be held by the PSC and disbursed at the
     14promotion of the ZOO-Project, the Project Steering Committee (PSC) is
     15'''seeking sponsors''' to provide financial support via the ZOO-Project
     16Sponsorship program. Funds will be managed by the PSC and disbursed at the
    1717discretion of the ZOO-Project PSC.
    1818
    1919Sponsorship should not be seen as a way to control the development of
    20 the project directly, but rather a way of ensuring the longevity and
    21 overall health of the project, by funding work that is regarded as vital
     20the project directly, but rather as a way of '''ensuring the longevity and
     21overall health of the project''', by funding work that is regarded as vital
    2222but otherwise undersupported by the contributions of core-developers.
    2323
     
    2727maintainer on a contract basis. The responsibilities would include:
    2828
    29  * Addressing bug reports - reproducing then fixing or passing on to another developer.
    30  * Extending programming language support, and running the compliance
     29 * Addressing bug reports - reproducing them, then fixing them or passing on to another developer.
     30 * Extending the programming language support, and running the compliance
    3131  tests for international standards.
    32  * Improving and translation documentation.
     32 * Improving and translation of documentation.
    3333 * Other improvements to the ZOO software as well also related
    3434  libraries and software.
    3535 * General user support on the mailing list.
    3636
    37 Sponsorship funds may also be used to contract for specific improvements
    38 to ZOO-Project, provision of resources such as web hosting, funding code
    39 sprints, or funding project promotion.
     37Sponsorship funds may also be used to contract personal for specific
     38improvements in the ZOO-Project, or for the provision of resources
     39such as web hosting, funding of code sprints, or funding of project promotion.
    4040
    4141'''Sponsorship Benefits'''
    42 Sponsoring ZOO-Project provides the following benefits:
     42Sponsoring the ZOO-Project provides the following benefits:
    4343
    4444  * Ensures the sustainability and health of the ZOO project.
     
    4747  * Sponsor input on project focus and direction will be solicited via a survey.
    4848 * Sponsors will received a degree of priority in processing of bug reports by any maintainer hired with sponsorship funds.
    49  * Sponsors will receive a detailed report annually on the use of sponsorship funds.
     49 * Sponsors will receive a detailed annual report on the use of sponsorship funds.
    5050
    5151'''Sponsorship Process'''
     
    6262
    6363Organizations or individuals interested in sponsoring the ZOO project
    64 should contact PSC Chair (gerald.fenoy at geolabs.fr, +33 670-082539)
     64should contact the PSC Chair (gerald.fenoy at geolabs.fr, +33 670-082539)
    6565with questions, or to make arrangements.

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