Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-02-01 Thread Carlton Gibson
Hey Andrew. Thanks to Jamesie and Asif for volunteering to help. Some general point, I'll make publicly, because they're general purpose: - Due to Andrew's great work, the repos are in a good condition. Very few open issues. The main task is to keep it that way: triaging the new

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-31 Thread Andrew Godwin
OK, another update on the update (sorry, I am using the last of my energy to arrange this handover, so I missed some things yesterday) I'm going to hand over to a team of Carlton, Jamesie and Asif for now - I'll get the docs on the repo sorted out tonight and make write up a few more docs on how

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-31 Thread Asif Saif Uddin
Hi Andrew!! I would love to help as a co-maintainer of the projects related to django-channels. my github: auvipy On Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 4:18:57 AM UTC+6, Andrew Godwin wrote: > > Just to update on this - nobody has individually come forward to help > full-time, though I have seen

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-30 Thread Jamesie Pic
On Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 3:19 PM Shrawan Poudel wrote: > > Hello, i am interested in helping in this project. Please guide thought the > process for helping . > I have been using these projects in many of my Production app . Watch the repository on github, read the pull requests and ask

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-30 Thread Andrew Godwin
Just to update on this - nobody has individually come forward to help full-time, though I have seen Carlton help out on a few issues (thanks for that). I've added the PySlackers group into the support docs, as well - thanks for that offer. I'm still planning to remove myself from watching all

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-23 Thread Christian González
Hi, I'm no experienced developer nor a Django contributor, but I "suffered" from this theme too. What I tried in the past is to create a Django "application", or more a framework (https://pypi.org/project/gdaps/), to support "plugins" which consist of a backend (the django part), and an

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-22 Thread John Obelenus
Chiming in. As a long-time django user (nearly a decade), websockets is an area that the project on the whole is very, very, far behind the leading edge of the web industry. It's great, often desirable, to not be *on* the leading edge, but in my opinion, the project is too far behind it. There

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-21 Thread Andrew Godwin
On Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 4:34 AM Michael Martinez < writemichaelmarti...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi Andrew > > To me, Websockets is the defining use case for using Django Channels. From > a user POV, saying that Channels is focused on the wrong problem > (websockets) is like saying Django is too

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-21 Thread Michael Martinez
Hi Andrew RE: > I feel, is that is solves the wrong problem - it's focused on WebSockets, > which is a niche feature that a few people are happy we provide but most > people have no practical use for. > To me, Websockets is the defining use case for using Django Channels. From a user POV,

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-21 Thread Guilhem Saurel
Hi Andrew, Have you considered Jazzband (https://jazzband.co/) for this ? Guilhem. Le jeudi 17 janvier 2019 19:07:06 UTC+1, Andrew Godwin a écrit : > > Hi all, > > I'm writing to you all to update you on the current situation of Channels > and related libraries (channels-redis and Daphne) and

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-20 Thread Andrew Godwin
On Sat, Jan 19, 2019 at 12:13 PM Carlton Gibson wrote: > Hey Andrew. > > I've been thinking a lot about this. You clearly shouldn't be maintaining > Channels single-handedly indefinitely. > > I know Channels started out separately, but, it's time to think about > what, if anything of channels,

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-20 Thread Shrawan Poudel
Hello, i am interested in helping in this project. Please guide thought the process for helping . I have been using these projects in many of my Production app . On Sun, Jan 20, 2019 at 1:58 AM Carlton Gibson wrote: > Hey Andrew. > > I've been thinking a lot about this. You clearly shouldn't

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-19 Thread Carlton Gibson
Hey Andrew. I've been thinking a lot about this. You clearly shouldn't be maintaining Channels single-handedly indefinitely. On Thursday, 17 January 2019 19:07:06 UTC+1, Andrew Godwin wrote: > > Given that, if nobody else can step forward to take over, I'll have to put > those three projects

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-19 Thread Dipankar
Hi, I am also interested to contribute on this topic. Please guide. On Thu, Jan 17, 2019 at 11:37 PM Andrew Godwin wrote: > Hi all, > > I'm writing to you all to update you on the current situation of Channels > and related libraries (channels-redis and Daphne) and potentially ask for > help. >

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-17 Thread Michael Martinez
Hi Andrew, We have a pretty active Django channel in our Slack group if you would like to direct all support requests there in the meantime. Many of us including myself are using Django Channels in production can help with basic support questions. Take care of yourself and thanks for

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-17 Thread sibasish mohanty
Hi , I also can help in maintaining the projects. On Thu, 17 Jan 2019, 11:40 p.m. Nasir Hussain Hi andrew, I can help in maintaining the projects. Kindly let me know what > are the next steps. > > Thanks > > On Thu, Jan 17, 2019, 11:07 PM Andrew Godwin >> Hi all, >> >> I'm writing to you all to

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-17 Thread Andrew Godwin
Hi Nasir, I'm looking for help from people with a strong history of open source maintenance and Django/Python/async contributions, since I can't really guide people through it and I need to be able to trust those who I give access to. If you think you meet that, email me personally and I'll

Re: Potential suspension of Channels development

2019-01-17 Thread Nasir Hussain
Hi andrew, I can help in maintaining the projects. Kindly let me know what are the next steps. Thanks On Thu, Jan 17, 2019, 11:07 PM Andrew Godwin Hi all, > > I'm writing to you all to update you on the current situation of Channels > and related libraries (channels-redis and Daphne) and