[Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

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[Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by Marshalrusty » Fri Jan 15, 2010 10:34 am

Please use this topic to discuss the A Change in Development Leadership announcement.
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Re: [Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by Acyd Burn » Fri Jan 15, 2010 10:41 am

I would like to thank everyone within the development team, the teams, the community and everyone who supported phpBB for the last wonderful years and for the help given to get phpBB to the state where it is now.

I am certain Nils is able to again push phpBB to new levels, with being even more open to the community and being able to manage all the things planned. :) Give him a welcome and support the development team by actively participating in phpBB Development and Support.

Thanks a lot!

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Post by AleSSaNDRo » Fri Jan 15, 2010 10:53 am

Thanks Acyd Burn :)
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Re: [Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by ric323 » Fri Jan 15, 2010 10:55 am

You have a great legacy to look back on Meik. Well done :D
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Re: [Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by ldd » Fri Jan 15, 2010 10:59 am

Thanks to you Acyd Burn !

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Re: [Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by kzone » Fri Jan 15, 2010 11:02 am

Thank you

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Re: [Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by idiotnesia » Fri Jan 15, 2010 11:06 am

Thanks Meik ... Seven years sure is not a short time.


and for Nils congratulation for the promotion.
Still waiting the speech from Nils :D

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Re: [Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by jamj » Fri Jan 15, 2010 11:27 am

Thanks Acid Burn
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Re: [Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by Mike.XIII » Fri Jan 15, 2010 11:31 am

Thanks for all your hard work and continued support; I hope your next project enjoys the success you've helped bring phpBB ;)

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Re: [Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by RMcGirr83 » Fri Jan 15, 2010 11:35 am

A little piece of me just died. :(

I think he wanted the extra time to play vampire wars on facebook. ;)

Thanks Meik, I've learned a lot from you and appreciate all you have done/will do for the phpBB project.
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Re: [Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by Dakin Quelia » Fri Jan 15, 2010 11:36 am

Oh. :?

Thanks a lot for all, Acyd Burn. ;)

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Post by Ger » Fri Jan 15, 2010 12:33 pm

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Re: [Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by webmacster87 » Fri Jan 15, 2010 12:42 pm

A big thanks to you, Meik, for all of your many contributions to phpBB over the past seven years. Best of luck in all of your future endeavors.

And congratulations to Nils on succeeding Meik as Dev Team Leader! Really looking forward to seeing you help lead phpBB development to new horizons in the new decade.

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Re: [Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by leviatan21 » Fri Jan 15, 2010 1:09 pm

Thanks Meik, you have done such a tremendous work until now. And I hope you can continue working like that, it in your new role.
I have learn a lot with you, I will really miss you :cry:

And for Nils, all the best wishes :mrgreen:
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Re: [Discuss] A Change in Development Leadership

Post by arod-1 » Fri Jan 15, 2010 1:39 pm

Meik,
You took over a dysfunctional project and put it back on the right track.
You went on to guide it to full restoration (and more) of its glorious past.

Not without controversies, of course, but always reasonably and with listening to other voices.

Thanks, and i hope both you and the project will continue to prosper.


peace.

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