Askbot - Q&A forum
This is Askbot project - open source Q&A system, like StackOverflow, Yahoo Answers and some others. Askbot is based on code of CNPROG, originally created by Mike Chen and Sailing Cai and some code written for OSQA.
Demos and hosting are available at http://askbot.com.
Branch 0.7.x - is the latest version supporting Django 1.5
Branch 0.8.x - transitional version for the upgrade of the database to Django 1.7
Branch 0.9.x - supports Django 1.7
Branch master supports Django 1.8
How to contribute
Your pull requests are very welcome, but please read the few paragraphs below, it might save our combined efforts.
Obvious bug fixes will be merged quickly, however less obvious cases should include a clear description of how to reproduce the bug. Complex cases must be accompanied with the new unit tests.
Everyone likes good geatures, but feature PR's may be not accepted, unless discussed beforehand in the "Issues" section or by email firstname.lastname@example.org or at the Askbot support forum. Of course you can do anything you want in your fork, but please don't make an assumption that your giant glorious PR will be used, due to limited bandwidth for testing and to avoid "easter eggs" and the feature overload.
Please always use feature branches for the PR's, multiple feature/bugfix PR's are harder to understand and less likely to be accepted.
Translators: DO NOT use git to contribute translations!!! instead - translate at https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/askbot/.
All documentation is in the directory askbot/doc
Follow https://help.github.com/articles/fork-a-repo to to learn how to use fetch and push as well as other help on using git.
License, copyright and trademarks
Askbot software is licensed under GPL, version 3.
Copyright Askbot S.p.A and the project contributors, 2010-2016.
"Askbot" is a trademark and service mark registered in the United States, number 4323777.