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Josh Blum edited this page Jun 5, 2021 · 24 revisions

Pothos users' group

The Pothos users' group is for announcements, public discussions, and software support. The group is public, but you will have to join first to create and reply to posts. Any questions, bug reports, feedback, and other useful discussion is welcomed. Or simply subscribe for regular announcements about features and releases.

Pothos slack workspace

The Pothos slack workspace is open to the community. The workspace is used to coordinate development and supports github integrations to keep track of support issues.

  • To join, visit the Pothos slack invite page and enter an email.
  • The #general channel has github integration and IRC chat bridge.

Pothos IRC channel

Visit Pothos IRC channel on Libera.Chat for help, discussions, announcements, and playful banter. The #pothos IRC channel does not requiring registering a user account, and guests should be able to join easily through the libera webclient.

  • To join through the browser, visit Pothos IRC channel on libera and enter a username.
  • Until spam becomes a problem, #pothos does not requiring registering a user account.
  • Note: #pothos has moved from to due to May 2021 freenode schism.

Follow us on twitter

Follow us on twitter @pothosware to get announcements and updates about development.

Create an issue on github

Found a bug? Have a feature request? The issue trackers are open to the public and should be used to report bugs, post patches, and create feature requests. Find the appropriate project ( and create a new issue on the github issue tracker. For more complicated issues and lengthy discussions, please consider the users' group instead.

Contact the maintainer

For support issues, contacting the users' group is preferable. Other users may be able to help, and the answers will be archived publicly others to benefit from. However, if you still need to contact the maintainer privately or for business reasons, please click here:

Support the maintainer

Enjoying the software? Its takes a lot of volunteer effort to maintain the software projects and packaging needed for Pothos and SoapySDR. If you appreciate the effort, or are using this software commercially, please consider donating: