[wp-hackers] [GSoC] profiles.wordpress.org

Jane Wells jane at automattic.com
Tue Mar 29 23:08:53 UTC 2011

On 3/29/11 6:00 PM, Stas Sușcov wrote:
> Afaik profiles.wordpress.org now uses BuddyPress, so I will start by
> proposing moving away from BuddyPress, all the ideas I will list below
> will use only WordPress.
> Why not BuddyPress
> ------------------
> I'm not missing any of the features BuddyPress can offer with the
> workflow I described above, why should I add it as a dependency?!
There are other things attached to profiles, including extended profile 
fields, geo data, etc. that run on BuddyPress. We've also talked about 
using groups to facilitate some new working group and/or meetup stuff at 
some point.

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