|author||forest <email@example.com>||2021-04-21 16:51:48 -0500|
|committer||forest <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2021-04-21 16:52:09 -0500|
update forge docs with more clear information and include how to get
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diff --git a/docs/forge.md b/docs/forge.md
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-Forge is unique, because it's hosted on Alpine Linux, because it has to be. Therefore this system is managed without the use of GTFO.
+Cyberia Forge is an instance of the [open source sourcehut software](https://sr.ht/).
-Forge lives on forge.cyberia.club, and runs the following software:
+It's hosted on Alpine Linux, because it has to be. ([Drew DeVault, sourcehut's creator](https://drewdevault.com/) distributes sourcehut's applications as [alpine packages]).
+Therefore this system is managed without the use of GTFO.
+Forge lives on forge.cyberia.club (rosewater.cyberia.club), and runs the following software:
@@ -18,3 +22,11 @@ Forge lives on forge.cyberia.club, and runs the following software:
* shared cache
* Ingests mail for mailing lists & todo
+## Determining currently installed versions
+Since sourcehut is distributed via alpine linux packages, you can grab the current version of each package with
+apk list --installed | grep sr.ht
+``` \ No newline at end of file