[rescue] Has freshmeat.net disappeared forever? WAS:::Re: What to do with the SS20
legalize at xmission.com
Tue Jun 24 19:51:57 CDT 2014
In article <CAMWmbrhfuaM6eLZ183fijesv_2A_3ic69GTfEpxFaZCu5X=XuA at mail.gmail.com>,
Andrew Hoerter <amh at POBOX.COM> writes:
> On 6/24/14, Richard <legalize at xmission.com> wrote:
> > Basically, everyone doing new stuff puts it on github and many people
> > (like me) are migrating to github.
> Unfortunately, many of those people (not necessarily you) aren't
> stopping to consider the risks of making a single proprietary service
> into the center of gravity for the open source world.
comp.sources archives are still around.
sourceforge (GACK!) is still around.
codeplex is still around.
Anyone can clone the repository as a backup.
Distributed version control eliminates the idea of the "central
server" and creates massive redundancy across the globe (if anyone
uses your project in real life).
"The Direct3D Graphics Pipeline" free book <http://tinyurl.com/d3d-pipeline>
The Computer Graphics Museum <http://ComputerGraphicsMuseum.org>
The Terminals Wiki <http://terminals.classiccmp.org>
Legalize Adulthood! (my blog) <http://LegalizeAdulthood.wordpress.com>
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