GNU Enterprise Project History
1996 - Wiesiek Poszewiecki began GNU G/L.
1997 through 1998 - Jonas Oberg and Wiesiek Poszewiecki
begin pulling GNU G/L together after it was dormant.
July 1999 - Project obelisk managed by James Thompson
(USA) and Didier Legein (Belgium) and the GNU G/L (FSF
Project) managed by Jonas Oberg (Sweden) merged to become
GNU Enterprise. The goal to do more that just G/L.
February 2000 - Project sanity (ERP) managed by Jade
Meskill (USA) and Derek Neighbors (USA) inquired and
merged with GNUe.
March 2000 - The start of the current incarnation of
GNUe. Finalized and merged the current technical
architecture from the previous projects. During the late
spring and early summer Reinhard Muller (Austria), Arno
Pedusaar (Estonia), and Bill Hamilton (USA) joined the
July 2000 - Treshna, represented by Andrew Murie (New
Zealand) and Andrew Hill (New Zealand), joined the core
team, committed full time resources, and started work on
GNUe Application Server (GEAS).
October 2000 - GNUe Application Server 0.0.2 released
with relational database support for MySQL and PostGRES.
GNUe Forms 0.0.3 released.
November 2000 - GNUe Forms 0.0.4 and GEAS 0.0.3
released and Project Management and Inventory modules started.
Neil Tiffin (USA) joined the core team. Derek and Jade demonstrate
GNUe Forms at FALL COMDEX Las Vegas.
December 2000 - Chris Spence (UK) joined the
January 2001 - GNUe Forms 0.0.5 released. GEAS
undergoing major rewrite and API change.
February 2001 - Demonstrations at Linux World were
hits. Derek speaks on Free Software Panel at LinuxWorldExpo New York.
March 2001 - GNUe Forms 0.0.6 released.
Jason Cater (USA) joined the core team.
April 2001 - GNUe Application Server (GEAS) 0.0.4, GNUe
Forms 0.0.7, GNUe Common 0.0.1 released.
June 2001 - GNUe Application Server (GEAS) 0.0.5, GNUe
Forms 0.0.8 and GNUe Common 0.0.2
released. New interactive web site introduced at
July 2001 - GNUe Forms 0.0.9, GNUe Common 0.0.3 and
GNUe Designer 0.0.1 released.
August 2001 - GNUe Application Server (GEAS) 0.0.6
Derek, Jason and James speak at GNUe Bird of a Feather,
LinuxWorldExpo San Francisco. First GNUe Core Team Conference.
November 2001 - Kernel Cousins (IRC summary) brought
GNUe-Forms 0.1.0, GNUe-Designer 0.1.0, and GNUe-Common 0.1.0.
January 2002 - First development version of GNUe
Navigator in CVS.
Release of GNUe-Forms 0.1.1, GNUe-Designer 0.1.1, and GNUe-Common
February 2002 - Redesign of GNUe-Application Server
March 2002 - Merger between GNUe and Double Chocco
June 2002 - Release of GNUe-Forms 0.3.0,
GNUe-Designer 0.3.0, GNUe-Common 0.3.0 and first releases of
GNUe-Reports 0.0.1 and the new GNUe-Application Server 0.0.1
August 2002 - Website re-vamped and re-launched.
August 2002 - GNUe stand at LinuxWorldExpo, San
September 2002 - Release of GNUe-Forms 0.4.0,
GNUe-Designer 0.4.0, GNUe-Common 0.4.0, GNUe-Reports 0.0.2,
GNUe-Application Server 0.0.2 and the first release of
October 2002 - "Halloween" meeting of Appserver
developers at LinuxWorldExpo, Frankfurt, Germany.
November 2002 - Release of GNUe-Forms 0.4.1,
GNUe-Designer 0.4.1, GNUe-Common 0.4.1, GNUe-Reports 0.1.0,
and GNUe-Navigator 0.0.2.
December 2002 - Release of GNUe-Forms 0.4.2,
GNUe-Designer 0.4.2, GNUe-Common 0.4.2.