[Bf-committers] suzanne award 2

Nathan Vegdahl bf-committers@blender.org
Tue, 16 Sep 2003 07:46:37 -0700 (PDT)

Seems fine to me.  One advantage of this is that people who don't want to get
an award can avoid it quite effectively.  Though I'm not sure why anyone would
want to avoid getting an award (so long as it is deserved).

--Nathan "Cessen" Vegdahl

--- Ton Roosendaal <ton@blender.org> wrote:
> Hi,
> Apparantly everyone bothers most about if they can actually win the  
> award!
> But I still need a solid decision process. It is pretty hard to make an  
> award based at "best Blender feature"... since sometimes more people  
> worked on it, and the list of features easily grows huge, making it  
> hard to find the good nominees.
> What about this approach:
> - The award will be named "Best coding contribution '02/'03".
> - only contributions for open source blender until (including) 2.28a
>    (What people work on now can be included in awards for next year)
> The first voting procedure:
> - We'll use the 'peer rating' ranking at projects.blender.org
> - Each developer can set individually if they want to join this rating.  
> If you don't join, you cannot vote either. I've excluded myself already  
> from ratings.
> - The ranking result won't be visible for the duration of the voting.
> - I will indicate at the projects site that rating is used now for the  
> awards.
> - voting stops oct 15.
> The top five rated will become official nominees. During the conference  
> the participants will get a voting ballot with the names of nominees on  
> it. At the site the nominees get a small text about what they've  
> contributed.
> Is this acceptable?
> -Ton-
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