[Rd] Alpha and Beta testing of R versions

From: David Meyer <david.meyer_at_wu-wien.ac.at>
Date: Fri 04 Nov 2005 - 20:48:40 GMT


> Maybe we (the R-foundation) should give serious thoughts to
> offer prizes for valid bug reports during alpha and beta
> testing. These could include
> - Reduced fee for 'useR' and 'DSC' conferences
> - being listed as helpful person in R's 'THANKS' file
> {but that may not entice those who are already listed},
> or even in the NEWS of the new relase
> or on the "Hall of fame of R beta testers"

... formalized as a bug finding contest, for example?


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