Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)
Date:      Fri, 22 Jan 2010 19:49:46 +0200
From:      Dan Naumov <dan.naumov@gmail.com>
To:        FreeBSD-STABLE Mailing List <freebsd-stable@freebsd.org>, freebsd-hackers@freebsd.org, freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   posting coding bounties, appropriate money amounts?
Message-ID:  <cf9b1ee01001220949y72e5ae87n46561a0a0d068b8c@mail.gmail.com>

Next in thread | Raw E-Mail | Index | Archive | Help
Hello

I am curious about posting some coding bounties, my current interest
revolves around improving the ZVOL functionality in FreeBSD: fixing
the known ZVOL SWAP reliability/stability problems as well as making
ZVOLs work as a dumpon device (as is already the case in OpenSolaris)
for crash dumps. I am a private individual and not some huge Fortune
100 and while I am not exactly rich, I am willing to put some of my
personal money towards this. I am curious though, what would be the
best way to approach this: directly approaching committer(s) with the
know-how-and-why of the areas involved or through the FreeBSD
Foundation? And how would one go about calculating the appropriate
amount of money for such a thing?

Thanks.

- Sincerely,
Dan Naumov



Want to link to this message? Use this URL: <http://docs.FreeBSD.org/cgi/mid.cgi?cf9b1ee01001220949y72e5ae87n46561a0a0d068b8c>