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1 ??? 0 hendrik 2013-01-30|12:54:22|UTC
2 You can manage your account settings at http://sourceforge.net/account/ 2 hinojosa 2010-06-09|20:35:09|UTC
3 Here is the documentation on managing your user account: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Account%20control 10 nanotube 2009-09-29|18:24:43|UTC
4 See our documentation on account removal here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Removing%20a%20user%20account 2 nanotube 2010-02-12|19:17:54|UTC
5 Use our Advanced Search facility from this page: http://sourceforge.net/search/?type_of_search=soft&words= 6 nanotube 2010-02-09|22:51:53|UTC
6 Documentation on Sourceforge Allura site: http://sourceforge.net/p/forge/documentation/Docs%20Home/ . Join #allura for technical discussion. 22 nanotube 2011-07-26|19:48:01|UTC
7 There is an API for SourceForge.net. It's documented here: https://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/API 9 hinojosa 2010-05-25|16:04:38|UTC
8 The Abandoned Project Takeover process is on hold. Have a look at http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Abandoned%20Project%20Takeovers for alternatives. 2 hendrik 2012-01-10|22:19:46|UTC
9 Please don't ask to ask a question, simply ask the question (all on ONE line, so others can read and follow it easily). Also please be patient in waiting for response. 0 nanotube 2009-09-24|18:07:21|UTC
10 You can find details on our various backup offerings here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Backup%20your%20data 11 nanotube 2009-09-29|14:54:25|UTC
11 Sourceforge site users can send us performance data using the Beacon tool, please see https://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/beacon 13 kymara 2010-01-27|15:27:51|UTC
12 Most services have been restored after a major storage failure. Outstanding: file release upload (ETA 2015-07-31), pre-allura Bzr (ETA 2015-08-03), CVS (ETA 2015-08-03), shell (ETA 2015-08-03). Details: http://sourceforge.net/blog/category/sitestatus/ 5 hendrik 2015-07-29|22:08:04|UTC
13 Sourceforge support is not available in this channel for the time being. Please open a ticket at https://sourceforge.net/p/forge/site-support/new/ or write an email to sfnet_ops@slashdotmedia.com 11 hendrik 2016-02-09|15:47:44|UTC
14 Here's the documentation for managing your Bazaar repository on SourceForge.net: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Bazaar 9 nanotube 2009-10-08|16:15:48|UTC
15 Here's a nice writeup of why you should consider using a DVCS, and a comparison of the major DVCSs: http://www.infoq.com/articles/dvcs-guide 18 nanotube 2010-03-17|18:59:25|UTC
16 Here is a nice article that will help you choose a license for your FOSS project: http://itmanagement.earthweb.com/osrc/article.php/3803101/Bruce-Perens-How-Many-Open-Source-Licenses-Do-You-Need.htm 12 nanotube 2010-04-01|02:34:06|UTC
17 Cron service is currently not being offered. For official documentation, see http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Cron%20service 4 nanotube 2010-02-04|22:39:34|UTC
18 Here's the documentation for managing your CVS repository on SourceForge.net: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/CVS 25 nanotube 2009-10-08|16:15:04|UTC
19 You can manage your CVS repository from the shell using the adminrepo tool: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/CVS%20adminrepo 14 nanotube 2009-09-30|20:39:42|UTC
20 Here is the documentation on configuring your CVS client: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/CVS%20client%20instructions 1 nanotube 2009-11-05|18:49:00|UTC
21 To set a file as default download for a platform, use the File Manager interface on the web. Navigate to the file you want as the default download and click the i icon to the right of it, then check the boxes on the right for the platforms you want it to be the default download for, then save. 15 nanotube 2010-06-28|15:33:39|UTC
22 The documentation for developer web services is available here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Developer%20web 43 nanotube 2009-09-29|17:40:52|UTC
23 The SourceForge.net DMCA policy is found here: https://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sitelegal/wiki/DMCA%20Notification%20Procedure 1 hinojosa 2010-04-22|14:24:59|UTC
24 The sourceforge site documentation can be found here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki 19 nanotube 2009-09-24|17:24:06|UTC
25 Documentation on the donations system for SourceForge site users and projects is at http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Donations 1 kymara 2010-03-25|15:02:01|UTC
26 SourceForge.net provides email support if you like: sfnet_ops at slashdotmedia.com 80 hinojosa 2010-06-03|20:15:15|UTC
27 Here's a link to a nice web view of my factoids: http://gribble.dreamhosters.com/viewfactoids.php?db=%23sourceforge 9 nanotube 2010-03-26|21:29:57|UTC
28 You may be able to find a project by using the File Finder tool: https://sourceforge.net/support/filefinder.php - Enter the filename you have in the box there and search. 4 hinojosa 2010-03-04|23:09:49|UTC
29 You're not cleared for that 10 snap-l 2010-03-26|21:38:31|UTC
30 Documentation on the SourceForge file release system is here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/File%20management%20service . You may also find this helpful: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Release%20files%20for%20download 101 nanotube 2009-09-24|17:34:55|UTC
31 See this page for tips on getting started with SourceForge project hosting: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Get%20started%20with%20your%20new%20project 2 nanotube 2010-05-27|15:51:01|UTC
32 Here's the documentation for managing your Git repository on SourceForge.net: http://sourceforge.net/p/forge/documentation/Git/ 5 hendrik 2013-11-02|10:06:04|UTC
33 Here's the documentation for the Gitweb repository browser: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/GitWeb%20repository%20browser 0 nanotube 2010-07-14|21:52:47|UTC
34 Yes, gribble, that's who I am. What can I do for you? :) 6 nanotube 2010-03-09|15:51:49|UTC
35 See the documentation for using gribble on SourceForge here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/mediawiki/gribble/index.php?title=Using_Gribble_on_Sourceforge 7 nanotube 2010-04-23|03:21:57|UTC
36 There is an IdeaTorrent for RFEs for this bot, here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/ideatorrent/gribble/ideatorrent/ 6 nanotube 2010-03-04|05:23:53|UTC
37 Here's the documentation for managing your Mercurial repository on SourceForge.net: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Mercurial 14 nanotube 2009-10-08|16:15:29|UTC
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Hello, $nick, and welcome to #sourceforge, the official support channel for the SourceForge.net website. It is now outside business hours. Please ask your question, but you may have to wait a while for a response. In the meantime, you can explore the bot with command !help, or try !ticket for ticket submission instructions. 1371 nanotube 2010-04-09|20:13:49|UTC
39 For an overview of the applications provided by the Hosted Apps facility, see here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Hosted%20Apps 26 nanotube 2010-03-04|18:18:52|UTC
40 See this link for general project hosting policy on SourceForge: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sitelegal/wiki/Controversial%20project%20hosting 4 nanotube 2010-04-22|16:29:46|UTC
41 If you are asking your question outside of business hours, it may be a while before you get a response from a SourceForge.net staff member. Try command '!businesshours' for details, or look at channel topic to see if it is currently 'business hours'. 26 nanotube 2010-03-05|16:56:29|UTC
42 You can search the SourceForge IdeaTorrent or submit a new request for a feature enhancement at http://sourceforge.net/apps/ideatorrent/sourceforge/ 23 kymara 2010-04-08|10:55:08|UTC
43 For more help with using Freenode, please visit http://freenode.net/faq.shtml 2 snap-l 2010-12-28|16:23:11|UTC
44 Details on how to join our mirror network are found here: https://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Instructions%20for%20joining%20the%20SourceForge.net%20mirror%20network 2 hinojosa 2010-04-30|19:07:29|UTC
45 The SourceForge.net Site Legal wiki is located here https://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sitelegal/wiki 9 hinojosa 2010-02-12|15:31:14|UTC
46 Currently, the login sessions are tied to your IP address. So if your IP address changes, you'll be logged out. The good news is that Sourceforge is planning on changing this behavior. The bad news is that some architectural changes have to be done first. So there is no ETA, yet. 1 hendrik 2010-07-06|13:14:47|UTC
47 Here's the doc on SourceForge user mail aliases: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/User%20mail%20aliases 4 nanotube 2010-06-08|17:38:52|UTC
48 You can find our documentation on Mailing Lists here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Mailing%20lists 23 ctsai-sf 2010-02-25|14:51:41|UTC
49 Information for our mirrors is here: https://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Mirrors; if you are interested in offering space for a mirror, see https://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Instructions%20for%20joining%20the%20SourceForge.net%20mirror%20network 4 hinojosa 2010-08-02|14:27:04|UTC
50 Information for our mirrors is here: https://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Mirrors 6 jwh-sf 2010-04-30|19:06:41|UTC
51 To search a mailing list for a project, go to the Develop menu for that project and mouseover the 'Mailing Lists' menu item - you'll see a Search option at the bottom of the list. 1 nanotube 2010-03-05|15:14:44|UTC
52 Sourceforge.net business hours are approximately 16:00 to 23:00 UTC, excluding weekends and holidays. Currently, it is $utc UTC. 11 hendrik 2010-11-01|23:12:05|UTC
53 Our documentation for OpenID can be found here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/OpenID 11 ctsai-sf 2009-10-19|16:38:41|UTC
54 Please have a look at the Open Source Definition http://www.opensource.org/docs/osd 0 hendrik 2011-10-26|07:09:10|UTC
55 To get a great introduction on what Open Source Software is about, read this article: http://web.archive.org/web/20100416015733/http://www.o3magazine.com/0/2.html 0 hendrik 2011-10-26|07:25:54|UTC
56 For OSS legal questions, you may want to consult the Software Freedom Law Center, http://www.softwarefreedom.org/ or visit their channel on Freenode, #sflc 32 hinojosa 2010-02-04|19:29:18|UTC
57 You can use a facility like http://pastebin.com/ to place output of an error you are seeing for us instead of dropping it in channel. 83 hinojosa 2010-02-11|14:50:41|UTC
58 Please be patient. The SourceForge.net staff will get to your query as soon as they can. 0 nanotube 2009-09-24|18:08:58|UTC
59 *purrrrrrrr* 14 hendrik 2010-03-22|11:18:01|UTC
60 If you want to avoid spamming the channel you can explore the factoids with the bot in a private chat. Within a private chat, run: 'factoids whatis #sourceforge <factoid>' to query a factoid; run: 'factoids search #sourceforge *' to request list of factoids. 2 nanotube 2009-10-12|00:25:07|UTC
61 Here's some documentation about Project of the Month: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/POTM 1 nanotube 2010-03-07|03:22:22|UTC
62 This channel is public. Don't post any private information here that you don't want everyone in the world to know. That may include your real name, address, email address, social security number, passwords, etc... 67 kymara 2010-02-23|22:51:51|UTC
63 For an overview of the various functions of project control, see: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Project%20control 5 nanotube 2009-09-30|02:58:39|UTC
64 Documentation on project database services is here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Project%20database 28 nanotube 2009-11-05|01:08:10|UTC
65 You can find out the criteria for project removal, how to make the request, and possible alternatives at http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Removing%20a%20project 19 kymara 2010-03-31|11:27:21|UTC
66 To change the unix name of a project, submit a support ticket ( http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/newticket ). Include the current unix name of the project, what you want it renamed to, and we'll get it taken care of. To change the display name only, go to Project Admin -> Project Settings. 28 nanotube 2009-09-30|17:22:02|UTC
67 Here is the documentation on project statistics: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Project%20statistics 1 nanotube 2009-09-29|14:52:24|UTC
68 Abandoned Project Takeovers can be used to take control of the administration or the unixname of an inactive project: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Abandoned%20Project%20Takeovers 2 ctsai-sf 2009-11-11|15:48:09|UTC
69 The documentation for project web services is available here: https://sourceforge.net/p/forge/documentation/Project%20Web%20Services/ 2 hendrik 2014-06-07|11:39:21|UTC
70 MediaWiki maintain documentation on installing MediaWiki on your project webspace instead of as a Hosted App. Please see http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:Running_MediaWiki_on_Sourceforge.net 12 kymara 2010-03-12|00:08:37|UTC
71 An overview of the criteria for project hosting at SourceForge.net is available at http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sitelegal/wiki/What%20projects%20qualify%20for%20hosting%20at%20SourceForge.net 15 kymara 2010-04-19|08:40:32|UTC
72 For an overview of the project Help Wanted facility, see here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Recruiting 20 nanotube 2010-03-04|18:21:55|UTC
73 You may redirect your project web page using an HTML or PHP redirect - See http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Project%20web#Re-directingtoHostedApps 3 kymara 2010-02-23|20:38:27|UTC
74 The documentation on registering a project on SourceForge.net is here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Register%20a%20project%20for%20hosting 2 nanotube 2009-09-29|22:02:57|UTC
75 The documentation on registering a user account on SourceForge.net is here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Register%20a%20user%20account 0 nanotube 2009-09-29|22:02:10|UTC
76 You can find data on SourceForge.net and Open Source projects for research at Notre Dame here http://www.nd.edu/~oss/Data/data.html 3 hinojosa 2010-03-26|14:52:55|UTC
77 Please check that the username in the email matches the username for which you are trying to reset your password. Otherwise please ask ctsai-sf for help during businesshours or send an email to sfnet_ops <at> geek.net 12 hendrik 2011-02-07|09:56:09|UTC
78 You can submit a request for enhancement on the SourceForge.net IdeaTorrent. See here for details: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Request%20an%20enhancement 154 nanotube 2009-09-29|22:09:53|UTC
79 For files over 20mb, we recommend using rsync, since it'll let you resume the transfer in case of interruption. See our docs on it here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Rsync%20over%20SSH 36 nanotube 2009-09-29|14:25:15|UTC
80 To learn about source code management, and what SCM tools are available to you at SourceForge.net, see here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/What%20is%20Source%20Code%20Management? 27 nanotube 2009-10-08|16:13:32|UTC
81 Check out our SCP docs: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/SCP 16 nanotube 2009-09-29|13:08:37|UTC
82 Documentation on project screenshots is here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Screenshots 7 nanotube 2009-10-29|18:53:55|UTC
83 A nice webview of #sourceforge channel IRC statistics is available here: http://gribble.dreamhosters.com/pisg.output/ 6 nanotube 2010-05-17|22:18:20|UTC
84 For information on using a SourceForge logo for Project Web, see: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Use%20of%20sflogo%20for%20statistics%20tracking 5 ctsai-sf 2010-08-13|21:04:14|UTC
85 Here is the documentation for using SFTP with SourceForge.net services: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/SFTP 97 nanotube 2009-09-30|15:40:58|UTC
86 Documentation on the SourceForge shell services is here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Shell%20service 171 nanotube 2009-09-24|17:33:33|UTC
87 See the detailed SourceForge.net site status updates feed here: http://sf.net/sitestatus 95 nanotube 2009-09-29|20:30:26|UTC
88 Here is a list of SourceForge SSH Host Keys: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/SSH%20key%20fingerprints 6 nanotube 2010-03-17|18:20:58|UTC
89 Here is some documentation on using SSH key authentication with SourceForge services: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/SSH%20keys 34 nanotube 2010-03-18|21:24:24|UTC
90 Please check http://sourceforge.net/support for alternative ways of support from Sourceforge. 1 hendrik 2015-12-07|09:07:47|UTC
91 Here's the documentation for managing your subversion repository on SourceForge.net: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Subversion 72 nanotube 2009-09-30|17:24:03|UTC
92 You can manage your SVN repository from the shell using the adminrepo tool: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/SVN%20adminrepo 34 nanotube 2009-09-30|20:39:20|UTC
93 Here's the documentation for importing svn data to your SourceForge.net svn repository: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/SVN%20adminrepo#ImportingfromotherreposincludingotherSCMs 1 nanotube 2009-09-30|17:25:20|UTC
94 The documentation for search is located here: https://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Find%20software%20to%20download 6 hinojosa 2010-03-05|04:38:37|UTC
95 You appear to be asking for support for a project hosted on SourceForge.net. This channel is for support for SourceForge.net website and services, not for the individual open source projects hosted here. Tell us what project you are looking for help with, and we can try pointing you toward proper support channels. Or just look around the project website yourself. 382 nanotube 2009-09-30|00:13:11|UTC
96 See the official SourceForge.net Terms of Use here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sitelegal/wiki/Terms_of_Use 16 nanotube 2009-10-29|22:09:15|UTC
97 You're welcome :) 7 kymara 2010-03-09|11:19:58|UTC
98 Open a ticket with SourceForge.net support: https://sourceforge.net/p/forge/site-support/new/ 1516 nanotube 2009-09-30|17:44:10|UTC
99 Use this page to find time zones: http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/meeting.html . SF.net staff is in the US 2 hinojosa 2010-04-07|18:52:08|UTC
100 To see the current channel topic, type: /topic 1 nanotube 2009-10-23|19:46:13|UTC
101 Here's a link to the docs on configuring TortoiseCVS for sourceforge: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/TortoiseCVS%20instructions 0 nanotube 2010-04-11|16:17:08|UTC
102 Here's a link to the docs on configuring TortoiseSVN for sourceforge: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/TortoiseSVN%20instructions 4 nanotube 2010-04-11|16:16:26|UTC
103 The documentation for the SourceForge.net Tracker is located here: https://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Tracker 5 hinojosa 2010-04-12|18:29:34|UTC
104 To edit a project's trove categorization, go to Develop -> Project Admin -> Project Settings, and click on the Edit Trove Categorization link. 2 nanotube 2009-11-05|18:03:11|UTC
105 Recommended user software configuration: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Recommended%20User%20software%20configuration 0 nanotube 2010-02-26|00:05:39|UTC
106 See our documentation on virtual hosts configuration here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Custom%20VHOSTs 28 nanotube 2009-09-30|13:55:39|UTC
107 Documentation for emailing from project web: https://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Project%20Web%20Email%20Configuration 1 nanotube 2011-03-29|15:58:47|UTC
108 Outbound connectivity is not permitted for project web. See this document for details: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Project%20web%20and%20developer%20web%20platform#Outboundconnectivity 17 nanotube 2010-05-04|02:55:59|UTC
109 See documentation on project web file permissions here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Project%20web%20and%20developer%20web%20platform#Webspacepermissions 0 nanotube 2011-08-16|04:57:31|UTC
110 For details on project and developer web platform configuration, see here: http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/sourceforge/wiki/Project%20web%20and%20developer%20web%20platform 53 nanotube 2009-10-15|20:53:39|UTC
111 SourceForge is migrating web hosting to a new infrastructure. Please see http://sourceforge.net/blog/project-web-rebooted/ for details. 11 hendrik 2011-02-09|21:54:38|UTC