Re: New Front Desk members
On Sun, Jan 30, 2005 at 07:27:26PM +0000, Helen Faulkner wrote:
> Please note that being an AM is a very important and responsible job.
> Please treat your applicants in a nice and friendly manner. If you have
> any questions about how to proceed with an applicant, please don't
> hesitate to contact me. During the first few phases, you should ask the
> applicant about themselves and what they want to do. We generally
applicant => singular
themselves => plural
they => plural
Suggestion: change "the applicant" to "applicants you handle"
> include a short biography in the public AM report, so other developers
Then report to reports.
> can get to know the applicant better. However, some people might not
Applicant to applicants again.
might not => do not ?
> want their information be published on a web site and hence in google.
google -> Google.
> In fact, we had a big complaint about this recently. Hence, please make
> sure to ask your applicant *explicitly* whether you can post their bio
applicant => applicants, again.
> to a public mailing list.
> Suggested solution for 
> (paragraph 2):
> However, it is not signed by an existing Debian developer. Since many
> people trust Debian, we have to make sure that new volunteers are who
> they claim to be. The easiest check is having your GPG key signed by
> a Debian developer because this means that they have met you in real
Suggestion: change "a Debian developer" to "one or more Debian