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Creating a sample wiki to demonstrate GSoC 2012 application

This is a sample/ demonstration only !

Contact Information

  • Name: Buddhike Kurera
  • Email Address: bckurera AT fedoraproject DOT org
  • Telephone: +1234567890
  • Blog URL:
  • Freenode IRC Nick: bckurera

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Please answer following questions.

Why do you want to work with the Fedora Project?

  • Because I like the Fedora project because Fedora is all about the Free Culture.

Do you have any past involvement with the Fedora project or with any another open source project as a contributor (if possible please add some references as well)?

Did you participate with the past GSoC programs, if so which years, which organizations?

  • Yeah, 2009 with xxxxx project

Will you continue contributing/ supporting the Fedora project after the GSoC 2012 program, if yes, which team(s)/area(s), you are interested with?

  • Yes, Package Maintainer

Why should we choose you over the other applicants?

  • Because I am willing to contribute and support project though out my life time.

Proposal Description

Please describe your proposal in detail. Include:

An overview of your proposal

  • My intention is to create a sample wiki application to demonstrate those who are going to participate with GSoC 2012.

The need you believe it fulfills

  • Just as a sample and a support to newbies for wiki editing.

Any relevant experience you have

  • I am good at wiki ending, I love media wiki.

How do you intend to implement your proposal

  • Just creating a demo application.

Final deliverable of the proposal at the end of the period

  • A demo/sample GSoC 2012 application for fedora.

A rough timeline for your progress

  • week 1 - start creating the wiki
  • week 2 - creating wiki
  • week x - xxxx

Any other details you feel we should consider

  • Please click on the edit tab on the top to see the code.

Have you communicated with a potential mentor? If so, who?