Thanks to everybody who responded about my last post, I appreciate all the kind comments. I’m glad that firebot still has such support after 10 years.
I’d like to announce that Firebot has a new owner, Byron Jones (glob on IRC [blog]). glob has previously contributed code to the mozbot project and works for Mozilla on Bugzilla and bugzilla.mo [...]
It has been a long road for firebot, the sometimes overly chatty companion on Mozilla’s IRC server that I’ve operated for almost 10 years, but the time has come for me to part ways with the bot.
On June 1st, 2014, firebot will shut down.
The reasons for this decision are somewhat vague, but put simply, I don’t have the time to invest in cont [...]