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Ohloh API Update – removing median values on profiles

A while ago, we made an attempt to clean up person profile pages on Ohloh. In that exercise, we decided to remove computed median values for commits and lines of code. After we released new profile pages last month, we … Continue reading

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Planned downtime

Ohloh.net will be down tomorrow, August 13, 2013, starting around 6:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time for around 2 hours for some maintenance work. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience.

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Announcing Ohloh Badges!

The Ohloh team is delighted to announce the release of a new feature on Ohloh: Badges!! This is the first release of a planned series where we will be adding more different types of badges and provide ways to trumpet … Continue reading

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New People Pages – Your FOSS Resume

We, at Ohloh, are very proud to introduce a complete re-vamp of Ohloh’s people pages, bringing Ohloh’s analytical power to bear in showcasing your contributions, your skills, knowledge, and experience, and your passion for the projects and communities in which … Continue reading

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The State of Open Source Quality

The State of Open Source Quality

When the Black Duck Team invited me to write a guest blog about the state of open source quality based on findings from our free Coverity Scan Service I jumped at the chance.  Coverity, like Black Duck, is committed to … Continue reading

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Planned Ohloh.net Downtime

Hi Folks; Ohloh.net will be down tonight, July 1, 2013, starting around 10 PM Eastern Daylight Time (2 AM July 2, 2013 GMT) for around 4 hours for some maintenance work. Ohloh.net should be back online July 2, 2013 around 2 … Continue reading

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Planned downtime – hardware update

Ohloh.net will be offline for about an hour for hardware updates on Monday, June 3rd 2013 from 6:30 AM ET.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Usage tips for searching code effectively in Ohloh Code

I would like to share some usage tips that have been effective in finding code I wanted in Ohloh Code (or CodeSight when looking for internal code). Language and Extensions filter help: Its always better to filter on a specific … Continue reading

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Planned Read-Only Mode on Monday, April 8, 2013

On Monday, April 8, 2013, we will put Ohloh.net into Read-Only mode for about 12 to 18 hours starting sometime after 11 AM EDT while we upgrade our database from PostgreSQL 8.4 to PostgreSQL 9.2. The API will still be … Continue reading

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Release of March 28, 2013

We released a series of fixes yesterday on Ohloh.net.  Included in the release were: Fixed the problem with creating new projects and checking “I manage this”.  This was causing project creation to fail, but the manager notification email still went … Continue reading

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