Guidance for GSOC 14

Andreas Schneider asn at
Mon Feb 24 09:24:07 MST 2014

On Monday 24 February 2014 00:13:55 Aayush Anand wrote:
> hii,


> This is Aayush, a second year B.Tech student. I am highly interested in
> working for open source software. But I am also not much exposed to this
> world of open software. So I require a little guidance.
> I am also looking for this year GSOC and I know, I would be having to work
> much harder to compete. For that, I am ready but what i require is little
> guidance like from where I should start. If I assess myself, i find my self
> very much confident in C and my knowledge of algorithms. Apart from this
> is my strong point is php and web development. But I was not much exposed
> to GITHUB before last few days.

I think you should start learning git (not github).
> So, please take some time of your busy schedule and guide me that what
> actually I should do now to increase my chances of selection.. For this, I
> will be highly obliged.

Then you should look of the ideas we have. I've you're interested in a 
particular idea, start looking at the code or ask where to look first.

	-- andreas

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Samba Team                             asn at

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