NewsForge: Mambo and Joomla: One Year On
Oct 03, 2006, 23:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mayank Sharma)
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"In August 2005 Mambo, one of open source's poster child content
management systems (CMS), was involved in a bitter duel with its
core developers, who forked the project to give birth to Joomla.
Could the developers survive without the management? Could Mambo do
without its developers? Surprisingly, both projects today are doing
pretty well. Here's a look at the projects' history, developer
relations, community-building, and future prospects.
"Developer Mark Stewart, the editor of Mambotastic, which
provides tutorials and news for users of both systems, believes the
differences between Joomla and Mambo are still relatively hidden