Andrew Sackville-West andrew at
Sat Mar 8 19:01:05 EST 2008

On Sat, Mar 08, 2008 at 06:50:02PM +0100, Andreas Köhler wrote:


> My main concern is that contributors need to be encouraged for that
> philosophy to work.  I fear that otherwise the file will become more and
> more out-dated.

I agree. Despite this being a bazaar, there is very cathedral feel to
it, especially for truly new people coming in and contributing. I know
I certainly didn't want to step on toes and tread where I wasn't
welcome and consequently have never put my name on anything... even
advanced portfolio which must be over 30% me... 

> diff --git a/README b/README
> index 18f891e..6b928fd 100644
> --- a/README
> +++ b/README
> @@ -455,4 +455,7 @@ Submitting a Patch:
>    $ diff -urN {gnucash-pristine} {gnucash-mydevel} > /tmp/mypatch
> +  Please also consider adding or updating an entry in AUTHORS describing
> +  your contribution and include the change in your patch.
> +

I think this is good.

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