I’m almost done with the refactoring of our donations infrastructure to fully support the free software options (Liberapay and OpenCollective), and highlight those services over the non-free options. Now I’m looking for feedback before merging everything. Here are the core concepts:
- fully support
- fully support new
Liberapay:metadata field, which uses usernames instead of numeric IDs
- make all other donation services be displayed as plain linked URLs.
Here are the relevant merge requests, they want some attention:
One open question is whether we should also remove the non-free donation methods from the “Donate” sidebar on https://f-droid.org/. All available donate methods would still be shown on https://f-droid.org/donate
Here’s a very rough draft of the blog post to announce this change: