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* Your name: Anusha B Rao
* FAS Account: Anrao
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===Why do you want to work with the Fedora Project?===

===Do you have any past involvement with the Fedora project or any other open source project as a contributor?===
Yes I started with [ phpMyAdmin] and sent out 2 patches, since it was my first time open-source contribution and I was inexperienced I couldn't do much and hence in the later August 2014 I started to contribute to the [ Gaia] - a front-end platform of [ Firefox_OS]. The community was really helpful and I also sent few patches which were accepted this time.Since January 2015 I've been working on [ GlusterFS] which is a RedHat product. 

===Did you participate with the past GSoC programs, if so which years, which organizations?===
   Not yet but I'm looking forward to work with Fedora

===Will you continue contributing/ supporting the Fedora project after the GSoC 2014 program, if yes, which team(s), you are interested with?===
Yes, of course, As a student contributor to FOSS and Fedora, this platform is where I start as the open-source contributor which will continue.
The glusterfs - georeplication component has lot of features to be implemented and some of the features to be optimised,
hence I will continue contributing to it. In the long run, I would want to build a glusterfs component which would do  

===Why should we choose you over other applicants?===

Proposal Descriptio

Overview and The Need

Any relevant experience you have

As a contributor to glusterfs I have prior knowledge of the codebase,this would be helping me in integrating the new feature build for the geo-replication over the current features using C and Python wherever required.

How do you intend to implement your proposal

Refactoring will be done in the code base to a certain extent as discussed with the mentor and also the journaling feature - 'changelog' of glusterfs will be customised to serve the file-level synchronization.

A rough timeline for your progress

Final deliverable

Any other details you feel we should consider

I have keen interest increasing my Fedora and FOSS contribution. I also possess good knowledge of the project's codebase and I have been in regular touch with my mentor since path 2 months. ]link title