There is now again the period of the year when the results of Google Summer of Code selection are public. As for LibreOffice project, we have got 13 slots this year. We love you, Google! We really do!
Nonetheless, we had much more good applications then the slots and we had to do hard choices based on a variety of parameters. And the final line-up that came out is:
|Adding alterating row coloring to database ranges and supporting new structured reference syntax||she91|
|Code completion in the Basic IDE||stalker08|
|Extend support for Document Management Systems||Cuong Cao Ngo|
|Implement Firebird SQL connector for LibreOfficeBase||Andrzej Hunt|
|Implementing an about:config functionality||Efe Gürkan YALAMAN|
|Implementing Proper Table Styles in Writer||Ivan Nicolae-Alexandru|
|Impress Remote Control for iOS||LIU Siqi|
|Improve toolbars in LibreOffice||Prashant Pandey|
|Improved Android / Impress Remote Control||Artur Dryomov|
|Slide Layout Extendibility||Vishv Brahmbhatt|
|Use Widget Layout for the Start Center||Krisztian Pinter|
|VLC integration into LibreOffice||Minh Ngo|
|Writer: Border around characters||Zolnai Tamás|
Congratulations to the selected students. We expect you to be bonding hard during the community bonding period that just started. Your presence on IRC and even start of the hacking is required now!
For the students that unfortunately could not be selected, do not be discouraged. Your Easy Hack patches made a real difference, sorry it did not work out this time. The LibreOffice community is always welcoming and you can learn a lot just by staying around and working at your pace on your chosen Easy Hack.