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From: "Sébastien Fabbro" <bicatali@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Six month major project on Gentoo
Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 18:15:15
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Six month major project on Gentoo by Gaurav Saxena
Gaurav Saxena <grvsaxena419@×××××.com> wrote:

> I am interested in doing my final year computer scence project on gentoo. I > would be having a duration of six months to work on the project. Could you > please suggest me some good project ideas that would be helpful to me as > well as gentoo. I am interested in parallel computing, data structures , > operating system. I am well versed in C/C++. I think  there might be > projects which need to be done, I would like to work on them. >
One project that could be very useful for Gentoo is an automated stabilization/testing for ebuilds. Obviously it will require some work from the ebuild maintainers, but the ability to distribute the stabilization recipes across a volunteering Gentoo community via something like BOINC could be worth looking at. -- Sébastien