On Feb 2, 2007, at 2:56 PM, Graham Booker wrote:
> Well, Adium 1.0 is coming out and so now is time to look at our
> official announcement. Here is what I was thinking. Let me know
> what you think:
> We are saddened to announce that there will be no future versions
> of Fire. There are several reasons for this end, but the most
> notable is the loss of developers. Fire's development had dwindled
> to few developers who does not wish to continue the project alone.
> In addition, another major contributing factor is the fact that all
> but one of Fire's IM libraries is no longer in active development.
Should be "few developers who do not wish".
> The good news is that two of Fire's developers have joined the
> Adium team and have written a transition path. Adium 1.0, upon
> first launch, will import your Fire accounts, away messages,
> groups, buddies, and logs into Adium. For future updates and IM
> needs, we suggest that you look at Adium.
> - Graham
That sounds fine.
We should probably talk about what to do about the website/mailing
lists/forums/etc. I think we should keep the code available even if
it is no longer being developed in case anyone volunteers to take it