For those that don’t know, DD32 or Dion Hulse has been granted core commit access to the WordPress project. Just from an outside looking in view, I think DD32 is more than deserving of this position as his contributions in and outside of the core have helped many.
On new commit messages you might start seeing

More at: http://weblogtoolscollection.com/archives/2010/01/13/congrats-dd32/