• The code for this site was initially based on the microblog code by @miguelgrinberg. It's diverged extensively enough that it's probably a remote relation at best at this point, though.
  • Built using SQLAlchemy, Flask, Jinja2, Python 3 and PostgreSQL/Psycopg2.
  • HTTPS termination and proxy caching via Nginx.
  • The release messaging system uses RabbitMQ.
  • Web UI using Bootstrap and jQuery.
  • FavIcon by Icons8
  • Miscellaneous use of the GLYPHICONS FREE glyph set as part of bootstrap. Note that one of the glyphs was customized slightly.
  • A few of the fontawesome icons are used in various places.
  • Some of the admin functions use the Fugue Icons icon set.
  • Forum code was originally based on the flask-forum sources.
  • Realtime text markup preview via PageDown-Bootstrap, which is derived from PageDown.
  • Rating system uses the jQuery Bar-Rating plugin.
  • Markdown-urlify is used in some parts of the forums.
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