"The Mir space station finished its 15-year voyage Friday in a shower of fireballs, its wreckage streaking through the atmosphere and plunging into a watery grave in the South Pacific." (25.8.2001)
General Information on Mir
Mir is an Open-Source content managment system under the GNU GPL License; developed by the Mir-Developers-Group. It is based on java/tomcat Servlet-engine and postgresql database.
The Mir Developers guide gives an introduction into the general architecture etc of Mir sites.
Mailing lists, sites and chat
mir-coders: developers' list for the mir codebase, but not used much
mir-cvs: cvs updates are mailed to this list, to allow people to track the development of mir/indy-prodsystem.
imc-mir-admins: lists for users/admins and developers of Mir (closed archives)
chat at #mir
mir.indymedia.org - the mir coders' website - but rather unused at the moment