The other day, while discussing on #gnuassembly (Freenode IRC), we
realized two things: that we were tired of drama, and that the Assembly
had better make itself known quickly.
So Ricardo and I came up with a preliminary web site (with Ricardo doing
all the cute things, logo and design), which Mark deployed overnight:
(user: assembly; pass: endorse)
The idea is to make something attractive, positive, and fun: we state
our goals in a colloquial tone, link to the foundational documents, and
call for contributors. We show what looks like the seeds of a new
umbrella project. It already feels more concrete to me. :-)
It’d be great to have it published and announced ideally by Thursday.
Pages are written in Markdown, with the Haunt static web site generator
putting things together:
Eventually we could move more of the ikiwiki contents. We’ll have to
add 302 redirects from the old URLs to the new ones for things like the