fyi, For those who expressed interest in mentoring students for GSoC, seem email below for instructions to register .
Here is the apache mentoring guide -
----- Forwarded Message -----
From: Ulrich Stärk <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED]
Sent: Tuesday, March 20, 2012 1:28 AM
Subject: GSoC 2012 mentor signup
[PMCs, please see the PMC section below!]
Potential GSoC 2012 mentors,
It is time now to sign up to be a mentor for your GSoC 2012 project(s) if you haven't already done
so. To do so, follow these 4 steps:
1. sign up at Google Melange  and note your link_id.
2. Add your link_id to  if it is not already in there. If you were using a different email
address for registration with Google Melange, make sure that your alternate email address is listed
at . You can manage email aliases through .
3. Request to be a mentor for the ASF within Google Melange.
4. Send an email to [EMAIL PROTECTED], cc'ing the PMC(s) for which you want to mentor projects,
stating that you want to be a mentor for PMC(s) x,y and z asking for silent ackknowledgement from
IMPORTANT: We won't process mentor requests in melange if you have not copied your PMC in your
mentor request to [EMAIL PROTECTED].
Potential mentors will be asking you to ACK their mentor requests. If you feel that the person
asking to be a mentor is not fit to mentor projects for your PMC for whatever reasons, it is your
duty to NACK their request by replying to their email and copying [EMAIL PROTECTED]. If you
don't have any objections either stay silent or better yet, ACK their request.
Also, please forward this email to would-be mentors not on your PMC.
For the GSoC admins,