Askbot is a Django/Python Q&A forum. **Contributors README**: https://github.com/ASKBOT/askbot-devel#how-to-contribute. Commercial hosting of Askbot and support are available at https://askbot.com
Python JavaScript HTML CSS PLSQL Makefile Other
Pull request Compare This branch is 5743 commits ahead, 99 commits behind OSQA:master.
Latest commit a2ae562 Feb 26, 2017 @evgenyfadeev evgenyfadeev Merge branch '0.9.x'
Permalink
Failed to load latest commit information.
.tx pulled from tx and recompiled Dutch and Russian locales Feb 14, 2017
askbot Merge branch '0.9.x' Feb 25, 2017
testproject Improved tox conf and added testproject Dec 14, 2016
.coveragerc Added coveragerc Oct 26, 2016
.editorconfig setup frontend dependencies Dec 16, 2014
.gitignore Improved CI Dec 14, 2016
.jscsrc adjust jscs settings, make it work with gulp, fix errors Dec 23, 2014
.jshintrc jquery.openid.js split in two Dec 17, 2014
.project fixed up INSTALL, settings_local.py.dist and replaced strings osqa->a… Apr 10, 2010
.pydevproject fixed up INSTALL, settings_local.py.dist and replaced strings osqa->a… Apr 10, 2010
.travis.yml Improved tox conf and added testproject Dec 14, 2016
AUTHORS fixed some words in roadmap.rst Aug 3, 2011
COPYING added a copy of gpl3 license to the source code Aug 4, 2011
Dockerfile Dockerfile: askbot_requirements.txt Dec 11, 2016
LICENSE Add Fedora OpenID login provider Mar 17, 2015
MANIFEST.in Improved tox conf and added testproject Dec 14, 2016
README.rst Update README.rst Feb 4, 2017
askbot_requirements.txt merged with 0.9.x branch Feb 8, 2017
bower.json fix errors for closure compiler Dec 23, 2014
ez_setup.py upgraded setuptools in the repo Aug 27, 2015
gulpfile.js update gulpfile Jan 13, 2015
package.json add gulp-closure-compiler to requirements Jan 16, 2015
requirements-tests.txt Improved tox conf and added testproject Dec 14, 2016
setup.py Improved tox conf and added testproject Dec 14, 2016
tox.ini Improved tox conf and added testproject Dec 14, 2016

README.rst

Askbot - a Django Q&A forum platform

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.

Before suggesting PR's for new features - please first discuss those features in the "Issues section". We really appreciate your efforts, but PR's may not be accepted and it might be disappointing - so please communicate. The bandwidth for the testing is valuable and limited and we would like 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: please translate at the Transifex, not via github!!! 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, 2010-2017.

"Askbot" is a trademark and service mark registered in the United States, number 4323777.