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Re: [argouml-dev] ArgoUML and GitHub

Author penyaskito
Full name Christian López Espínola
Date 2015-05-21 07:00:26 PDT
Message I agree that moving there would be "a good thing" (TM)
CollabNet as far as I know has not added new features or evolutions, and
looking at how other competitors closed I see that there could be an
announcement anytime soon.
So doing that now without much pressure is better than later.

But we need a plan for moving there, our build is complex enough so we need
to be sure that everything will work. In case there is agreement, do you
would like to lead the initiative?

On Thu, May 21, 2015 at 3:21 PM, Christian Heinrich <
christian at gladbachcity dot de> wrote:

> Hi,
> I just raised this question in another e-mail to this list but I think a
> dedicated thread might be good. I quickly used my mail client to search
> for this topic but I couldn't find anythin; so bare with me if I'm
> mistaken.
> GitHub has clearly become one of the most popular platforms for
> collaboration on Open Source projects; I dare say, it's todays most
> popular platform.
> Many projects have moved there and use the infrastructure plus the vast
> user base to improve their projects.
> A quick search for "ArgoUML" yields that there are currently 27
> repositories on GitHub that deal with Argo. (Link:
> https://github.com/s​earch?p=1&q=argo​uml&type=Reposit​ories&utf8=%E2%9​C%93
> )
> I'm not saying that by moving there thousands of people will currently
> join ArgoUML, but I think that the barrier will be significantly lower:
> - One can easily fork the project and commit changes; signing up on
> tigris.org is not necessary and might hold some people back from
> contributing a quick patch.
> - Issue tracker is nicely integrated into the interface; discussion on
> Pull Requests possible.
> - Contributing made simple: A simple click will create a pull request
> and hence notify the ArgoUML team of a new feature someone might have
> developed.
> - Other tools support GitHub, such as travis-ci.org, which might be
> interesting for the CI issue we're currently having.
> - One can easily use the Git workflow, no SVN needed.
> - Use GitHub pages to build a decent website.
> Personally, I'd like to see ArgoUML on GitHub but I haven't been very
> active for more than 6 years now (I still want to say a quick "Hi
> Thomas!").
> I'm curious what you think.
> Best regards
> Christian
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[argouml-dev] ArgoUML and GitHub shurakai Christian Heinrich 2015-05-21 06:21:46 PDT
     Re: [argouml-dev] ArgoUML and GitHub penyaskito Christian López Espínola 2015-05-21 07:00:26 PDT
         Re: [argouml-dev] ArgoUML and GitHub shurakai Christian Heinrich 2015-05-21 07:35:35 PDT
     Re: [argouml-dev] ArgoUML and GitHub tfmorris Tom Morris 2015-05-21 10:02:55 PDT
         Re: [argouml-dev] ArgoUML and GitHub bobtarling Bob Tarling 2015-05-26 05:27:41 PDT
             Re: [argouml-dev] ArgoUML and GitHub rastaman Ludovic Maître 2015-05-28 12:49:07 PDT
                 Re: [argouml-dev] ArgoUML and GitHub tfmorris Tom Morris 2015-05-28 14:29:19 PDT
                     Re: [argouml-dev] ArgoUML and GitHub linus Linus Tolke 2015-05-29 01:11:40 PDT
                     Re: [argouml-dev] ArgoUML and GitHub rastaman Ludovic Maître 2015-05-30 09:06:06 PDT
     Re: [argouml-dev] ArgoUML and GitHub linus Linus Tolke 2015-05-30 08:53:38 PDT
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