On 2008-07-23 09:58:02 PM, Jonathan Roberts wrote:
I definitely agree with your point, however, that the most important
thing is to get a new contributor interacting and working with the
other members of the team they would like to be a part of. Signing up
for an account with the CLA is so easy now though, why restrict the
work they can do by pushing this to a later point in the process?
that some FAS groups are attached to access to things.
This definitely raises the barrier for entry, which is one reason that
we suggest getting involved with the people (list, IRC, etc.) first.