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From Eric Charles <e...@apache.org>
Subject Re: james gsoc 2012 ideas
Date Wed, 01 Feb 2012 18:19:02 GMT
Hi Ioan,
See comments inside.
Eric

On 31/01/12 22:24, Ioan Eugen STAN wrote:
> Hello again,
>
> Google Summer of Code is approaching again. I guess Apache will be
> selected again. I'm planning to apply for James because this is the
> last year I can participate but I'm also thinking of mentoring. Haven't
> decided yet.
>

Didn't you already participate as a student last year...???

> I have two ideas for GSoC this year:
>
> 1. distributed Mailet processor using actors. I saw something like
> this exists but it's not in the code base.
>

Not sure what you mean. Are you thinking to scala-like actors?

> 2. Mailet bindings for other languages. Implement Mailets in your
> preferred language (Python, Ruby, JavaScript, Perl, Bash, etc.). The
> idea is that most sys-admins for mail servers are not java friendly and
> are more productive with the tools they know.
>

Can be interesting, however if the goal is to attract more users, IMHO 
things like a web management interface or hot reload configuration would 
be more helpful.

> Cheers,
> --
> Ioan Eugen Stan
>
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