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Friendica 3.6 released

The year started with sad news that Tony Baldwin passed away January 6th. Tony was an early member of the Friendica/RedMatrix/Hubzilla community who contributed ideas, addons, themes and utility tools. He was a great spirit among the FLOSS people, an artist, a translator, an interpreter and a great friend who is deeply missed. This release is dedicated […]


Friendica 3.6 RC available

Hey everyone, we have just branched off a release candidate branch for the next stable release of Friendica to focus on testing the code and fixing the final problem. For this to succeed, we’d like to ask you to test the 3.6-rc code on your node if you like. This branch is for the final […]


Zwenkau 2018

Dear community members, the preparations for the Friendica and Hubzilla Community meetup this summer have just begun. We are looking for a weekend the happening should take place. If you plan to join us at the lake side, please have a look at the planing dudle and pick a date you have time.


Hackathon Berlin 2017

Thanks to the nice people of the e-lok we had our Hackathon over the last weekend near Ostkreuz station in Berlin. Seven people coming together to work on the themes, code and the documentation. Altogether we had many discussion rounds, a small workshop, produced 26 pull requests and had a lot of fun. Thanks to […]


Changes in the background process

As part of reworking the code base there today changes in the development branch landed, that require some manual configuration changes. If you are using the development branch, and have pulled the latest code from github (everything after the PR The poller is now the worker and we have a “scripts” folder #3920) you need to […]


Friendica 3.5.4 released

Dear Federation, the Friendica team is pleased to announce the release of Friendica *Asparagus* 3.5.4. This release is a hotfix release for a bug that was overlooked in the 3.5.3rc phase during saving searches to the users side menu. It also includes fixes to smaller issues we had with relocating accounts from one node of […]


Helpers forum moved to the new node as well

After the relocation of the developers forum to the new location the other day due to performance issues with the old server. We have now also relocated the Helpers forum to the new server. The new address is helpers@forum.friendi.ca. Since we have migrated the account, no changes needn’t to be done on existing connections. Additionally we […]


Friendica 3.5.3 released

Dear Federation, the Friendica DevTeam is pleased to announce the release of Friendica *Asparagus* 3.5.3. Aside of the ongoing performance enhancements and code refractoring, some note worthy changes in this release: We ironed out some problems with the federation towards Mastodon and enhanced Diaspora and OStatus federation, as well as the bridges to other systems. […]


Hackathon 2017

As in the last years, we will have a Hackathon again in Berlin (Germany) at the end of the year, preparing the 3.6 release of Friendica. This time we will meet at the weekend from November 24th to 26th near Ostkreuz station. Everyone who wants to work on Friendica code or documentation is invited to join […]


From the lake side

We had a wonderful community meetup at lake Zwenkau over the last weekend. Discussing numerous things ranging from aeronautics, over politics, history and animal live in the lake, to spaceflight and the federated social networks in total and Friendca and Hubzilla in particular. Thanks to our hosts Mandy and Andreas for coordinating this event and […]