Free Software Directory meeting recap for February 17th, 2017
Every week free software activists from around the world come together in #fsf on irc.freenode.org to help improve the Free Software Directory. This recaps the work we accomplished at the Friday, February 17th, 2017 meeting.
We focused this past week on clearing the stack. The Directory
continues to expand. This has led to a backlog of entries awaiting
approval. Drilling through this backlog has been a reoccurring task
for the Directory. Between us and progress were some seriously dense
programs, in terms of their source code, which we powered through
during the meeting. This cleared the way for simpler approvals in the
future. A conversation came up regarding the user access controls for
the Directory, and we also discussed the history of the formatting of
If you would like to help update the directory, meet with us every Friday in #fsf on irc.freenode.org from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. EST (17:00 to 20:00 UTC).