Student Checklist for FreeBSD Summer of Code Students

This page collects ideas and best practices for students participating in Summer of Code 2015 with the FreeBSD project.


We get a lot of excellent proposals to work on FreeBSD during Google Summer of Code. Although none of the following are required, they can help make your proposal stand out:

Community Bonding Period

After applications are accepted, there is a period of a few weeks before the official start of coding on May 25th. We require our participants to take a few simple steps during this period in preparation.

First Half of the Summer, before mid-term evaluations

Second Half of the Summer, after mid-term evaluations

After the summer

SummerOfCodeStudentChecklist (last edited 2016-04-13 21:59:10 by BradDavis)