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 AM Eastern Daylight Time (July 2, 2013 around 6 AM GMT). We apologize for any […]

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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 language; that way you avoid matches on text or non-code files. In future we might […]

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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 available during this period, but activities such as new project creation, account creation and activation, […]

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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 out causing much confusion. Update to the parsing of git repository names to handle more […]

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Release of March 13, 2013

We released some new functionality and fixes today on Ohloh.net.  Included in todays release are: Improved synchronization of the Project Activity Level indicator with the underlying values for consistent sorting by PAI An improvement to the Lines of Code display to show a consistent 3 significant digits Fixes for widgets: Ensure we are opening widget […]

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Planned downtime

Ohloh.net will be offline for about an hour for maintenance work on Tuesday, February 26 from 6:30 AM ET.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Release of February 22, 2013

In this release we are delighted to roll out a redesigned and improved Project Search page. This improved page shows the Project Activity Indicator, clearer “baseball card” stats, and a cleaner layout.  We’ve tweaked the Compare Projects button so the projects you select show up clearly and boldly at the top of the page. We […]

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Release 6 February 2013

In this release: Added Project Activity Icons to Organizations -> Claim Projects. Improved usability of the duplicate project reporting feature. Bug fixes, performance improvements.

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Congratulations to the 2012 Black Duck Open Source Rookies!

It’s been another great year for new open source projects. Over the past month we’ve used Ohloh to sift through all the new projects started in 2012 looking for the top 10 stand-outs to honor as 2012 Black Duck Open Source Rookies. While we are excited to name our top 10 for 2012, and we […]

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