[okfn-discuss] comparison of project hosting including knowledgeforge
john.bywater at appropriatesoftware.net
Sun Feb 7 13:05:34 GMT 2010
Rufus Pollock wrote:
> I think it would definitely be worth trying to contact Andrew Dalke
> directly and talk to him more.
> One thing to emphasize is that unlike many of the other products
> considered, a lot of effort goes into making KForge good software in
> its own right (rather than being heavily tied to the one specific
> install such as knowledgeforge.net). In particular its easy to install
> KForge yourself so that you don't have to use our particular KForge
> service (http://knowledgeforge.net). As such the number of users
> Knowledgeforge.net is likely to be lower because people can run their
> own autonomous instance!
> I also think it would be worth trying to start getting better stats on
> exactly how many deployed instances are out there :)
It just occurred to me that there are almost as many downloads of the
last release of KForge from Python Package Index (763) as there are
registered users on KnowledgeForge (869).
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