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Planning to use Net::Gnats
     posted by relberger, Wed 06 Aug 2014 02:36:01 AM UTC

The original author of Net::Gnats has transferred maintainer status to me since it is planned that the next version of Gnatsweb will be leveraging this module.

By using Net::Gnats, we look forward to decoupling the protocol code from the web client.

Status update on upcoming changes
     posted by relberger, Thu 17 Jul 2014 02:55:47 AM UTC

Quite frankly, I have found that the current gnatsweb lacks the sufficient framing to make anything more useful out of it.  Managing it as a monolithic perl CGI script just is not working out.

So, I've decided to:

1. Move the repository to Github, which gives me some better tools to manage updates
2. Move the functionality directly to Mojolicious without making a 'cleanup' release
3. Release the next version as a 'like for like' replacement

Perl::Critic names over 1200 issues with
     posted by relberger, Sat 05 Apr 2014 01:00:00 AM UTC

Due to the enormous number of Perl coding "issues" with gnatsweb,pl, a major cleanup will occur to baseline the code to something a bit more manageable.

Will be using as a way to monitor critic issues over time.  Feel free to peruse that link and post discussion with regards to the criticism worthiness.

Are you using gnatsweb?
     posted by relberger, Thu 03 Apr 2014 10:25:36 PM UTC

Would like to know the users out there using gnatsweb -

Some changes to gnatsweb are being considered that may cause some concern for those who have highly customized it.

Also, there will be some new guidelines set for Perl and Browser support.

Please post to the Technical Support Manager with your concerns or wishes.


Release 4.1 Planning
     posted by relberger, Fri 21 Mar 2014 06:07:39 AM UTC

Release 4.1, a maintenance release, is in the planning to prepare Gnatsweb for modernization.  All support and patch requests will be evaluated and queued according to current implementation relevance.

A release date will be communicated once initial planning and refactoring has been completed.

New Maintainer for Gnatsweb
     posted by joeljose, Thu 24 Jun 2010 06:37:21 AM UTC

Hy All,

Me, Joel Jose, has taken over as the maintainer of gnatsweb package... I am waiting for the gnats package also which will most likely be maintained by me. After that transition, i will be looking forward to bring this project back into activation and improve its usability. Patching up outstanding bugs and looking at new features that [...]

Gnatsweb 4.00 released
     posted by yngves, Wed 30 Jul 2003 10:43:54 PM UTC

This release of Gnatsweb coincides with the release of GNATS 4.0 which will take place in a few days. Although the look-and-feel is similar to Gnatsweb 2.x, this is an extensive rewrite. Gnatsweb 4.00 supports all the advanced new features of GNATS 4.0; it is extremely customizable and has numerous usability enhancements compared to earlier versions. Gnatsweb 4.00 will work with GNATS 4.0 and newer.

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