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Re: [Social] Big news! StatusNet, Free Social and GNU social projects me

From: Erkan Yilmaz
Subject: Re: [Social] Big news! StatusNet, Free Social and GNU social projects merge under GNU social name
Date: Wed, 31 Jul 2013 18:01:19 +0200


can someone from the GNU social team share details about the next steps for statusnet/GNU social ?
We have no news since the announcement 2 months ago :-(

Here are some things which you probably thought about already:
1. moving, hosting of existing infrastructure?
-- bugtracker, wiki, forum, ...
2. assessing:
-- merge requests: 63 open
-- bugs: 1516 open issues (3455 total)
3. (new) features to add for the upcoming version
4. ...

2013 June 8 : announcement: Free Social and StatusNet will merge into GNU social
2013 July 16: (out of plan:) statusnet 1.1.1 security release

Erkan Yilmaz

On Sat, Jun 8, 2013 at 9:57 PM, Matt Lee <address@hidden> wrote:
Hatched on the evening of LibrePlanet 2012 (!!) and work-in-progress
ever since:

On June 8th, 2013 the developers of GNU social are pleased to announce
a merger with both the Free Social project and the StatusNet
project. Free Social developer and founder, Mikael Nordfeldth and GNU
social founder, Matt Lee will co-manage the project. StatusNet founder
and Federated Web pioneer Evan Prodromou, will remain active on the
project as an advisor and occasional contributor.

Effective immediately, GNU social now has a highly tested and
production-quality codebase, serving millions of social interactions
across the federated social web. We plan to continue to develop the
software, add new features and plan greater interoperability with
existing and future free software social platforms, including

A release (version 1.1.1) of GNU social is planned very shortly, which
will be the first release under the new project structure.

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