O'Reilly: Return of the Jedi
Dec 02, 2002, 22:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steve Mallett)
[ Thanks to spaceman for this link.
"Tim Perdue is back. The original developer of SourceForge has
been busily building, or fixing, where VA (Research|Linux|Software)
cutoff or leftoff with its previously open source code.
And, the end result is waaaay cool.
"I am seriously pumped about this app. GForge is a fork of the
previously open source code "alexandria" that ran SourceForge. From
the GForce website: '...the GForge functionality is important not
only to the Open Source community, but to the wider business
community. Since VA has not released the source in over one year,
despite their promises to the contrary, a fork was necessary to
ensure a viable open source version of the codebase...'"