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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] [gsoc16] An update on GSoC 2016 contingency plans
From: Louis Dionne (ldionne.2_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-03-02 23:38:14

Niall Douglas <gsoc-admin <at>> writes:

> Dear Boost,
> We've been collecting a list of veteran Summer of Code students where
> "veteran" means students whom have previously done a Google Summer of
> Code for Boost. It /may/ be possible for us to acquire enough funding
> from a number of contributors to tide over ongoing GSoC projects this
> summer during our year off from Google funding for veteran students
> only. The stipend to the student would be the same as with Google,
> $5,500. The mentor stipend would likely need to be waived under any
> substitute programme.
> We would therefore appreciate an update from student and/or mentor as
> to whether they were intending to submit a continuing GSoC this
> summer and would be willing to continue work on their Boost library
> under any funding we find. If we have forgotten any students or
> projects, please get in touch.
> [...]
> * Boost.Hana, mentored by Joel Falcou.
> Student: Louis Dionne
> Status: Official Boost library

I did not intend to apply to GSoC this summer because I am not a student
anymore. For the same reason, I would not be elligible for a stipend from
Boost for working on Hana.

As a side note, wouldn't this message be better suited for Boost.Devel?


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