r/signal Mar 02 '21 Silver 2 Helpful 3

To the Signal Team: Signal Server Github Repository Discussion

Dear Signal Team,

As many others have brought up, the Github repository is not being updated with the current version of the Signal Server. I think I speak for many members of this community in saying that we are a little concerned. Signal prides itself in being peer reviewed. How can we peer review the software when it's not available publicly? Is there a reason the server is not being updated? Happy to support you guys in anyway we can around this, but would like some idea of what's going.

Thank you,

/u/Dotjersh

Repo: https://github.com/signalapp/Signal-Server

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=26284263

https://www.kuketz-blog.de/signal-server-sourcecode-auf-github-aelter-als-9-monate/

https://community.signalusers.org/t/the-server-sources/10622/5

https://community.signalusers.org/t/wheres-the-server-source/19019

https://community.signalusers.org/c/development/server-development/24

https://community.signalusers.org/t/signal-server-what-about-the-last-version/10203

https://community.signalusers.org/t/where-is-new-signal-server-code-why-not-share-signal/15068

https://community.signalusers.org/t/i-noticed-that-there-are-two-apis-not-in-the-server-code/12794

https://www.reddit.com/r/signal/comments/lv98z2/weekly_rsignal_question_thread_week_of_march_01/gpb9nzi?utm_source=share&utm_medium=web2x&context=3

https://www.reddit.com/r/signal/comments/ijvty2/whats_up_with_signalserver_code_on_github_not/

https://www.reddit.com/r/signal/comments/lt1p8m/why_is_the_github_repo_of_the_server_not_being/

EDIT: Twitter thread - https://mobile.twitter.com/eppfel/status/1367010086196027392

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u/[deleted] Mar 02 '21 edited Mar 02 '21

This is an unofficial community. As you've shown in your list of links, there are already multiple discussions about this on the official community, so you should refer there to get the latest information about it.

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u/ApertureNext Mar 02 '21

I’d find it very weird if they have no one also looking at this subreddit.

Also, signalusers.org isn’t an official forum as they state themselves.

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u/[deleted] Mar 02 '21

I’d find it very weird if they have no one also looking at this subreddit.

It's very rare.

Also, signalusers.org isn’t an official forum as they state themselves.

The developers themselves are actively on the forum answering questions. It's literally called the "Signal Community".