I have some ideas, but they involve extending functionality of existing Boost libraries, none of which are my own.  Is that sort of thing acceptable?  Would I need to get the original author's permission/assistance/mentorship?

On Mon, Feb 9, 2015 at 6:42 PM, Niall Douglas <> wrote:
Dear Boost community,

The Google Summer of Code 2015 organisation application period has
begun. We need project ideas for our ideas page at, plus anyone willing to

Last year we got eight slots, the previous year seven slots. Let's
try to get back to ten slots for 2015!

Niall & Boris

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