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Ohloh Migration

Ohloh is migrating to a new datacenter over the next few weeks. During the migration, we expect some impact on the website: Project updates might be delayed. We might be slow when responding to support requests, e.g. questions about why … Continue reading

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SourceForge Acquires Ohloh

Today SourceForge has acquired Ohloh. We at Ohloh are pretty awed and excited at the opportunity (and challenges) ahead. I plan on blogging more deeply over the next few weeks but I wanted to give you some background on why … Continue reading

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Java/J2EE Expert Needed For A Short Chat

The good folks behind this website are in somewhat of a pickle. We need to get a J2EE expert (well, experienced person)’s professional advice. Can you help? Get in touch w/ us: IRC: irc.freenode.net in the #ohloh channel. GTalk/Jabber: jasonallen@gmail.com … Continue reading

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Unexpected Outage

Our website suffered unplanned downtime from 1am to 10am this morning (PDT). The web growth we’ve seen lately came back to haunt us: our servers drew too much power and caused a circuit breaker to blow. We’ve reconfigured our power … Continue reading

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Research: Effects of Gender Socialization on Females in Open Source

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Announcing Bazaar Support Beta

We’re pleased to announce that Ohloh now supports Bazaar repository tracking. Kudos are due to Michael Adam for his effort in writing much of the new code for this feature, and also to Jelmer Vernooij for lending his expertise in … Continue reading

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Introducing Mercurial Support Beta

We’re pleased to announce that project tracking for Mercurial repositories is now available in a limited beta trial. We invite you to submit small Mercurial repositories to Ohloh, and to please contact us with any problems you encounter. Keep in … Continue reading

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Ohloh and the Long Tail

We have always felt that Ohloh indexes the most important open source projects. Recognizing that “most important” is a subjective qualifier, we recently decided to alter our policy to simply index all open source projects. To achieve this, we’ve deployed … Continue reading

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Google Code And Ohloh Gadgets – A Yummy Flavor!

We’ve got 2 exciting announcements regarding Google Code and Ohloh. Ohloh Gadgets Firstly, as announced on Google Code’s Blog, you can now embed Gadgets in your Google Code Wiki – and, more specifically, Ohloh Widgets. Ohloh Widgets are a great … Continue reading

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New Ohloh Download Service

As some projects have already noticed, we’ve added a download service to Ohloh. The bits are securely stored and geo-distributed on a top-notch CDN. You also get the logs to who’s downloaded your bits – all for free. Interested? You … Continue reading

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