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Re: [Dotgnu-general] Fwd: dotGNU wiki is down

From: Alan Shea Anderson-Priddy
Subject: Re: [Dotgnu-general] Fwd: dotGNU wiki is down
Date: Mon, 7 Apr 2014 11:00:44 -0700

Since learning more about dotGNU and it's current project status, I've
moved over to Mono. But recently I've read things in the news about
how Microsoft might buy them out... Seems like that could go either

So as far as helping out, I've mostly chosen to help out with testing
for Trisquel and some of the included packages. On the side I'm
running test environments with Hurd and Guix. (thanks again everyone
for the infos)  =)

On Mon, Apr 7, 2014 at 7:24 AM, Zhang Cong <address@hidden> wrote:
> Hi,
>    As  .Net Foundation was created, maybe it's a good time to make dotgnu
> work again:)
>    The BCL and C# was very powerful and elegant:)
> Cong Zhang
> On Mon, Feb 17, 2014 at 6:45 AM, Alan Shea Anderson-Priddy
> <address@hidden> wrote:
>> Brandon,
>> Thanks for writing back. I read that the project was no longer under dev,
>> but I misunderstood all of what that meant as far as a maintainer. I do have
>> an interest in the dotGNU project, so I'm glad the information is still up
>> on the website.
>> I'm definitely interested in volunteering, though being a maintainer might
>> be deeper than what I'm prepared for at the moment. Maybe being more
>> familiar with the community would help me. So I'm reading about these
>> projects on which is
>> interesting. Seems like it would be helpful if someone went through and
>> filled in pages such as so that it
>> has a little bit more of the GNU website feel instead of just a few lines of
>> text. Is that something that would be helpful? Is there a Savannah page or
>> an issue tracker for the GNU website itself?
>> I noticed the questionnaire for GNU projects. Is there one for new
>> volunteers? I'm still reading through these pages, so if there is maybe I'll
>> find it myself.
>> Thanks,
>> -Alan
>> On Sat, Feb 15, 2014 at 11:30 AM, Brandon Invergo <address@hidden>
>> wrote:
>>> Hi Alan,
>>> > Looks like Norbert's email address is down; the message bounced
>>> > back. Sending this to both the dotgun-general and the gnu maintainers.
>>> > Looks like the page is
>>> > down. Or perhaps the entire wiki.
>>> Thanks for your message.  dotgnu was decommissioned a little over a year
>>> ago.  There's a message about it on and
>>>  This means that there is currently no development
>>> effort and no official maintainer for the project anymore, nor are we
>>> actively seeking a new maintainer.  With that said, if someone is
>>> interested in volunteering to maintain and actively develop dotgnu, we
>>> of course would not say no!
>>> Regards,
>>> Brandon Invergo
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