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Move source code to GitHub


Reason: More people -> more eyes -> more contributions -> less work for Microsoft.

FSharp Software Foundation has at least two mature organizations on GitHub which maintain F# open-source projects ( & There are a lot of people experienced with GitHub UX and features that (i believe) will be happy to contribute to Visual F# Compiler & Tools.

Microsoft has done this before:
As Steffen Forkmann already mentioned (, the current version of CodePlex has some issues in user experience and gaps in functionality that slows down progress of Visual F# Compiler & Tools.

Small community voting shows that people are positive about migration to GitHub:
Closed Jan 13, 2015 at 9:43 PM by latkin
Glad to have this one done :-)


latkin wrote Jan 13, 2015 at 9:43 PM

the_ravent wrote Jan 13, 2015 at 10:34 PM

Yay! Thank you so much!