It’s another monthly burst of news about bors-ng. Slightly less sophisticated than what Uber does, but still usable for small-ish teams.
In the last month, we landed 12 PRs in the bors-ng repository.
“This Month in Bors” is written in public on GitHub. If you find a mistake, pull requests or issue reports are appreciated!
- notriddle updated bors-ng to Phoenix 1.4, along with the rest of the depedencies
No new contributors this month 😟
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Who’s using bors?
This month’s featured user is Pkg.jl, the default package manager for the Julia, a numerics-focused programming language.
- Julia is a multi-paradigm language with a REPL and and optimizing compiler, designed to allow entire systems to be written in one language (unlike, for example, NumPy, which uses Python and C).
- Pkg.jl — like Bundler, Cargo, Mix, or NuGet — is a system for automatically installing libraries to run applications, and allows multiple applications to have access to different sets of libraries by giving them separate “environments”.
- Pkg.jl supports “federated” package repositories, meaning that one project can depend on libraries from multiple sources.
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