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Thanks! --Qgil (talk) 00:38, 24 March 2013 (UTC) Suggestions to various project proposals are most welcome.Reply

Not confirmed for GSoC edit

Hi Rahul, you keep listing your entry under Summer_of_Code_2013#Confirmed_candidates but the fact is that we haven't received any application from you at the GSoC tool. Please apply officially to GSoC and then you will be a confirmed participant. Sorry if there has been a misunderstanding.--Qgil (talk) 16:01, 27 April 2013 (UTC)Reply

Its a mistake on my part,i had a misconception. Sorry for the inconvenience. I will be uploading the proposal on melange shortly--Rahul21 (talk) 16:16, 27 April 2013 (UTC)Reply

Are you already on the Wikimedia mailing list for India? edit

Please join the Wikimedia India mailing list so you can keep up with what's happening in the Indian Wikimedia community! Sharihareswara (WMF) (talk) 15:17, 8 May 2013 (UTC)Reply

GSoC / OPW IRC AllHands this week edit

Hi, you are invited to the GSoC / OPW IRC AllHands meeting on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 15:00 UTC (8:30pm IST, 8am PDT). We have done our best finding a time that works decently in as many timezones as possibles. Please confirm at qgil wikimedia.org so I can add you to the calendar invitation and I have your preferred email for other occasions. If you can't make it's fine, but let me know as well. Thank you!--Qgil (talk) 18:05, 24 June 2013 (UTC)Reply

Wrapping up GSoC edit

Congratulations for your PASS! Now please wrap up your GSoC project properly:

  • Update the related Bugzilla report(s) accordingly, filing reports for known bugs when appropriate.
  • Publish your wrap up post at wikitech-l (as en email or a blog post) and then add the URL to Mentorship_programs/status#2013-09-monthly.

Take a break and celebrate. You deserve it! We hope to see you sticking around, extending your project or joining new tasks. If you need advice please check with your mentors or myself. I will be happy to help you in whatever I can!--Qgil (talk) 21:16, 1 October 2013 (UTC)Reply