Re: Freshmeat

From: Edward Cherlin <cherlin_at_pacbell_dot_net>
Date: Tue May 10 2005 - 18:23:27 CDT

On Tuesday 10 May 2005 14:58, David Mertz wrote:
> On May 10, 2005, at 5:54 PM, Edward Cherlin wrote:
> > Does indeed host projects. For example, a voting GUI:
> > http://freshmeat.net/projects/gvi/
>
> Seriously... this project is not hosted at Freshmeat. It is
> only ANNOUNCED on Freshmeat. To actually get the software,
> you need to follow the links to ElectionMethods.org. You can
> also find announcements for Gnosis Utilities on Freshmeat (the
> PD software I maintain, and largely create), FWIW--but if you
> want the software itself, you need to go to gnosis.cx.
>
> Same goes for every other project listed. This isn't a slight
> on Freshmeat, just a description of what it does. Likewise,
> ACLU.org, CNN.com, or NASA.gov are also not code repositories;
> even though each might serve a perfectly worthwhile purpose.

 [Project]
 http://freshmeat.net/projects/gvi/
add release |
http://freshmeat.net/add-release/35327/
add branch |
http://freshmeat.net/add-branch/35327/
add screenshot |
http://freshmeat.net/add-screenshot/35327/37522/
broken links |
http://freshmeat.net/contact/35327/
change owner |
http://freshmeat.net/change-owner/35327/
email subscribers |
http://freshmeat.net/email-subscribers/35327/
update project |
http://freshmeat.net/update-project/35327/
update branch (urls)
http://freshmeat.net/update-branch/37522/

Homepage:
http://ElectionMethods.org/GVI.htm
Demo site:
http://ElectionMethods.org/GVI.htm

Just as we have links to the OVC site at SourceForge.
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