|author||Heiko Becker <email@example.com>||2015-02-20 17:53:44 +0100|
|committer||Heiko Becker <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2015-02-20 17:55:49 +0100|
1 files changed, 7 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/gsoc/gsoc_application_2015.txt b/gsoc/gsoc_application_2015.txt
index 1ceaf9d..9e6b8ba 100644
@@ -10,7 +10,7 @@ Exherbo Linux
Exherbo Linux is a source-based Linux distribution written from scratch.
It was created in 2007 as an experiment and was officially announced
-on May 19th 2008 and caused quite a bit of waves in the hours after
+on May 19th 2008 and caused quite a few waves in the hours after
the announcement hitting big news sites like Slashdot and The
@@ -21,8 +21,8 @@ project on terms very near those official Exherbo developers work
under and today we have contributions from more users than developers
proving our community model.
-Today, we're having beyond 250 contributors (252, according to
-openhub.net), and our growth is still going on.
+Today, we have more than 250 contributors (252, according to
+openhub.net), and our growth is ongoing.
We have a strong emphasis on
@@ -37,7 +37,7 @@ We have a strong emphasis on
is too small, none too great if only it's done in a technically
-- making getting into Exherbo easy; we have mailinglists, active
+- making getting into Exherbo easy; we have mailing lists, active
channels on Freenode, a bugtracker and other resources both provided
by ourselves as well as resources run by users on their own but with
our support. We enable and empower people to become active as a
@@ -148,7 +148,7 @@ often core-developers) of our community.
Ironically, a few people involved in Exherbo left us because working
with us enabled them to pursue new career opportunities which left
-them no time to contribute. We think, our success enables others to
+them no time to contribute. We think our success enables others to
succeed and participating in GSoC would benefit everyone involved.
* What is the URL for your Ideas page?*
@@ -249,8 +249,8 @@ now and we think we can keep this up for GSoC if we're accepted and
might, in turn, get some valuable feedback that will allow us to
improve further. "Working extremely well" is reflected by the fact
that most contributors stay with us (our top 50 contributors have
-almost more than 200 commits to our git repositories and the top 100
-have at least 26 each) for much longer than just one summer. :-)
+almost more than 200 commits each to our git repositories and the top
+100 have at least 26 each) for much longer than just one summer. :-)
Thus, we think that GSoC students, too, will be attracted to our open,
decentralised and flexible development model, our strive for high