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Short downtime for Upload service tomorrow at 10:00am PST (18:00 UTC)

Geeknet is adding additional memory to the server that handles Ohloh’s console-based file upload service. This will result in about 15 minutes of downtime to the service starting tomorrow at 10am Pacific time or 18:00 UTC. Uploading via the web interface during this time will continue to work and project downloads will not be affected […]

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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 a project report is delayed or different than what’s expected. The website will be read-only […]

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New I USE IT widgets

We’ve just added some new project widgets, whose purpose is to make it easy for your users to stack your project. Clicking “I Use This” will take them to Ohloh and right into the stacking UI. They’ll be guided through the sign-up process if necessary. All project widgets are available at: http://www.ohloh.net/projects/your_project/widgets, e.g. http://www.ohloh.net/projects/firefox/widgets As […]

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Notifications beta announcement

The first set of Ohloh email notifications is available. You may sign-up to receive email when someone responds to a forum post you made or when you get a new kudo. In the future, we plan to add notifications for a variety of things, for instance, changes to projects, particularly when a new download and […]

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New Feature: Stack Sandbox

The new stack sandbox lets you experiment with software stacks to get suggestions and metrics for entire collections of open source software projects. The stack sandbox is separate from your permanent account stack, and anyone can create a new sandbox any time. Try it out and let us know what you think!

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New Feature: Email Invites

Help your friends and colleagues find and claim their open source contributions. If you’re a registered Ohloh user and contributor to an open source project, we want your help. You probably have friends who also contributed to open source but haven’t claimed their contribution yet. If so, please invite them to join Ohloh. To make […]

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New Feature: Missing Repositories

Ohloh generates reports by crawling a project’s source code repository. The vast majority of open source projects make this publicly available. However there are some cases where they either don’t make it available or where they happen to use software that Ohloh doesn’t support yet. It’s now possible to indicate these distinctions for projects that […]

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New! Account Widgets

As part of our effort to create more embeddable content, we’ve created widgets for accounts. Here’s a sample: The example is one of my widgets (no jokes about my lame stats please). We also have 2 other widgets, which are smaller. You can check out all the available badges by going to the account widgets […]

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