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  • Releases 0.9.327 - 0.9.335: Change Log

    Published: Fri 27 Jan 2023 12:02AM UTC Comments: 16

    We made a number of changes to our HTML parser, more behind-the-scenes improvements with no real common theme, and started off the new year with Ruby and database upgrades!


  • Five Things Akima Ras Said

    Published: Tue 24 Jan 2023 05:17PM UTC Comments: 7

    Every month or so the OTW will be doing a Q&A with one of its volunteers about their experiences in the organization. The posts express each volunteer's personal views and do not necessarily reflect the views of the OTW or constitute OTW policy. Today's post is with Akima Ras, who volunteers as a Webs volunteer.


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