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#1 markwithak

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Posted 01 March 2015 - 05:36 AM

TMG is without a doubt something that needs to continue. I think that we all agree with that. For whatever reason(s) Bob cannot keep it going and to be honest for one guy to maintain a piece of software as good as TMG for 25+ years is phenomenal.

 

At the same time there are many many things that people have asked about over the years: can it do this; can it do that; can you add this; can you add that...

 

So what if as a community we take on Bob's legacy? What if we were to ask Bob to make it open source under a GNU licence?

 

I don't know if Bob would be up to doing something like that but it seems to be at least something that we as a community could talk about.

 

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Julian-Mark

 

 



#2 Jim Byram

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Posted 01 March 2015 - 07:46 AM

There is a group working on a TMG replacement using SQLite for the database. You'll need to look at the TMG-L mail list to find information about that.



#3 Michael Hannah

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Posted 01 March 2015 - 09:56 AM

You can also look at the TMG-REFUGEES mail list.  Specifically look at this post on that list concerning the HRE project.

 


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