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- Subject: Re: Upstream is not the last word (was Re: [ANN] Lua 5.1.5 (rc1) now available)
- From: Javier Guerra Giraldez <javier@...>
- Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2012 12:55:42 -0500
On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 12:41 PM, Petite Abeille
> Wasn't there some kind of initiative to get some sort of comprehensive Lua directory/listing going?
good point, i also had mostly forgotten about that.
a good example of how that could work is djangopackages.com, i haven't
seen the code or how is it maintained; but the result is certainly
- lots of packages
- categorized lists
- feature comparison matrices
- links to homepage, project page, docs
- graphs and statistics pulled from github/bitbucket
- rankings on pulled stats.
- automated warnings on possibly abandoned projects
just checked and it's based on OpenComparison. from the very top of
their page:"We offer free subdomains to open-source languages, web
frameworks, and other projects." should we ask for one? or maybe
somebody can dedicate some serverspace to host an instance