It’s another monthly burst of news about bors-ng, a push button commit gating merge bot for GitHub.
In the last month, we landed 3 PRs in the bors-ng repository.
- notriddle added a way to give permission to “bors try” without also granting permission to “bors r+
- notriddle improved the navbar at the top of the screen
No new contributors this month. 😢
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Who’s using bors?
This month’s featured user is Ammonia:
Ammonia is a whitelist-based HTML sanitization library. It is designed to prevent cross-site scripting, layout breaking, and clickjacking caused by untrusted user-provided HTML being mixed into a larger web page.
Ammonia is written in Rust, and it uses html5ever to parse and serialize document fragments, so it’s parser is well-tested, spec-compliant, and Safe™. It’s also being used by public-facing websites like crates.io.
Got any suggestions for next month? Post a comment on the December pull request.