March 2020 by @Bauke

Permissions Rework

The internal permissions system was reworked to enable new features and clean it up a bit. The main features include:


Due to the coronavirus pandemic and all that has come with it, @Deimos made some rapid-fire changes to accommodate all the news and topics related to the pandemic:

Various New Features


In the month of March 2020…

Official Topics

Deployed a complete rework of the permissions system - please let me know if you notice anything strange
New group created for news and discussion of COVID-19 coronavirus: ~health.coronavirus (everyone subscribed by default)
More coronavirus-related updates: specialized views, and a daily topic. Anything else we should do?