[Owasp-board] FW: REQUEST FOR COMMENTS/RE: Final push to complete Summer of Code's deliveries.

Paulo Coimbra paulo.coimbra at owasp.org
Thu Feb 19 17:43:03 UTC 2009


Hi Committee,

As I've said below, I am prepared to trigger this project's http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_OpenSign_Server_Project payment process as soon as Phil updates the user documentation. Is that ok?

Many thanks, 

Paulo Coimbra,
OWASP Project Manager


-----Original Message-----
From: Phil [mailto:philipp_p at gmx.at] 
Sent: quinta-feira, 19 de Fevereiro de 2009 17:14
To: paulo.coimbra at owasp.org; gary.m.burns at gmail.com; Pierre.Parrend at insa-lyon.fr
Cc: global_tools_and_project_committee at lists.owasp.org; techierebel at yahoo.co.uk
Subject: Re: REQUEST FOR COMMENTS/RE: Final push to complete Summer of Code's deliveries.


Thanks Paulo, I will have the user documentation done by next Tuesday.

All the best,

Phil

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> Datum: Tue, 17 Feb 2009 17:12:35 -0000
> Von: "Paulo Coimbra" <paulo.coimbra at owasp.org>
> An: "\'Philipp Potisk\'" <philipp_p at gmx.at>, "\'Pierre Parrend\'" <Pierre.Parrend at insa-lyon.fr>, "\'Gary Burns\'" <gary.m.burns at gmail.com>
> CC: "\'Richard Conway\'" <techierebel at yahoo.co.uk>, global_tools_and_project_committee at lists.owasp.org
> Betreff: REQUEST FOR COMMENTS/RE: Final push to complete Summer of Code\'s deliveries.

> Dear Philipp,
> 
>  
> 
> I thank your prompt and clear answer.
> 
>  
> 
> However, even though I have not the needed knowledge to judge technically
> the situation, given the
> <http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_OpenSign_Server_Project_-_Assessment_Frame>  project’s assessment, it
> appears the core functionality of the OpenSign project has been developed and
> tested and, therefore, the work’s core has been done. In addition, the
> project has received a detailed and generally positive review and both the
> reviewers have already classified the project as a Beta quality level one.
> 
>  
> 
> At this point, as the last task of this SoC’s phase, even if you have
> informed about other commitments, I challenge you, if you allow me, to
> include user documentation in Project's OWASP Wiki page(s) so as to undoubtedly
> accomplish all the Beta criteria as it was the established quality level
> target. If you agree in doing so, I will inquire the Project’s Committee
> about the possibility of paying the project’s second part as I am leaning to
> think that it is already deserved. 
> 
>  
> 
> Please drop me a line and let me know your thoughts.
> 
>  
> 
> Many thanks, regards,
> 
>  
> 
> PS. Please update your self-assessment here
> http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_OpenSign_Server_Project_-_Assessment_Frame. 
> 
>  
> 
> Paulo Coimbra,
> 
>  <https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Main_Page> OWASP Project Manager
> 
>  
> 
> From: Philipp Potisk [mailto:philipp_p at gmx.at] 
> Sent: terça-feira, 10 de Fevereiro de 2009 14:23
> To: paulo.coimbra at owasp.org; 'Pierre Parrend'; 'Gary Burns'
> Cc: 'Richard Conway'
> Subject: Re: Final push to complete Summer of Code's deliveries.
> 
>  
> 
> Hello Paulo, Pierre, Garry,
> 
>  
> 
> thanks for extending the project-deadline once again and for your
> constructive feedback on our project. I fully agree that the suggested tasks should
> be taken into account for a proper release. However, from my point of
> view, we will not be able to complete all of them. For
> 
> example: The graphical interface for the client and the .NET version.
> 
> Furthermore, I'd consider some major architectural modifications regarding
> the Java server. As I was pretty new to Java EE at the beginning of the
> project I didn't know much about the powerful open source-frameworks which
> are available and should have been used in the first place.
> 
> As a matter of fact, I won't be able to complete the above mentioned
> suggestions within the scope of SOC due to other commitments.
> 
> Consequently, I agree that not all objectives have been accomplished and
> accept that the second part of payment cannot be made.
> 
>  
> 
> Thanks for all your effort,
> 
>  
> 
> Phil
> 
>  
> 
>  
> 
> Paulo Coimbra wrote:
> 
> > 
> 
> > Hello Philipp, Richard, Pierre, Gary,
> 
> > 
> 
> >  
> 
> > 
> 
> > Hope you are well.
> 
> > 
> 
> >  
> 
> > 
> 
> > I am writing to challenge you to give your project the needed final 
> 
> > push to complete its Summer of Code 2008 stage.
> 
> > 
> 
> >  
> 
> > 
> 
> > Even if the OWASP Summer of Code final deliveries were expected to be 
> 
> > ready to be presented in the OWASP Summit i.e. by November, 4^th ,
> 
> > 2008
> 
> > <https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Summer_of_Code_2008#Updates>,
> 
> > it has been agreed that all projects totally completed until Monday 
> 
> > the 16^th March can still be paid. Thus, please make a last effort and 
> 
> > find a couple of cycles to close this matter and allow us to send you 
> 
> > off the second part of your much deserved payment.
> 
> > 
> 
> >  
> 
> > 
> 
> > Regarding the due tasks to complete your project (beta quality target 
> 
> > <https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Summer_of_Code_2008_Projects_Au
> 
> > thors_Status_Target_and_Reviewers>),
> 
> > as far as I can see, the following tasks are still due:
> 
> > 
> 
> >  
> 
> > 
> 
> > -          First Reviewer’s Final Review  hasn’t been done - Pierre
> 
> > Parrend,
> 
> > 
> 
> > -          “Include user documentation in Project's OWASP Wiki
> 
> > page(s)” – Philipp’s&Richard’s self-assessment and Gary’s
> review,
> 
> > 
> 
> > -          There is no graphical interface for the client in place.
> 
> > Also the support of .NET code signing was not taken into account yet - 
> 
> > Gary’s review,
> 
> > 
> 
> > -          Project deliveries & objectives have not been totally
> 
> > accomplished - Gary’s review,
> 
> > 
> 
> > -          Please see also “Second comments” - Gary’s review.
> 
> > 
> 
> >  
> 
> > 
> 
> > To conclude, I would like to make absolutely clear that we take your 
> 
> > OWASP contribution as an invaluable one and this email has not any 
> 
> > kind of punitive intention. However, we need to move forward - to 
> 
> > launch the new season of code, we need to close the Summer of Code 
> 
> > 2008. I take the opportunity to challenge you as well to begin 
> 
> > thinking about your new application.
> 
> > 
> 
> >  
> 
> > 
> 
> > Many thanks,
> 
> > 
> 
> >  
> 
> > 
> 
> > Paulo Coimbra,
> 
> > 
> 
> > OWASP Project Manager <https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Main_Page>
> 
> > 
> 
> >  
> 
> > 
> 

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