What is Gobby?

Gobby is a collaborative editor supporting multiple documents in one session and a multi-user chat.

It is developed in GitHub, and instructions to download and getting started as well as other documentation is available on the Wiki.

On this page, a rough overview of where the most commonly accessed resources of Gobby are is given, along with news concerning the project.

Bug Reports

Bugs and feature requests in Gobby should be reported in the github issue tracker.

Download

This wiki page lists how you can obtain Gobby for your computer.

The source code can be obtained directly from GitHub. Be sure to read the Development wiki page to learn how the code of the project is structured.

Latest News

  • 14 May 2015 » libinfinity 0.6.6 released

    libinfinity 0.6.6 has been released. This is a bugfix release in the 0.6.x series. It fixes a problem where a server's certificate would silently be accepted even though it failed verification if no certificate pinning is performed, i.e. the hostname matches and its CA is trusted. A potential client-side crash is also fixed which occured when a server is shut down while still being connected. It is recommended that all users update to this new version of libinfinity.

    libinfinity 0.6.6 can be downloaded from the Wiki page on GitHub.

  • 18 Jan 2015 » libinfinity 0.6.5 released

    libinfinity 0.6.5 has been released. This is a bugfix release in the 0.6.x series. It fixes an error message in the server log stating the reason a client certificate was rejected, and several potential crashes where data would be sent to already closed connections. Libinfinity 0.6.5 also builds cleanly on FreeBSD now.

    libinfinity 0.6.5 can be downloaded from the Wiki page on GitHub.

  • 18 Oct 2014 » libinfinity 0.6.4 released

    libinfinity 0.6.4 has been released. This is a bugfix release in the 0.6.x series. It solely fixes build issues on Mac OS X. If you are not using libinfinity on OS X, there is no need to update to libinfinity 0.6.4.

    libinfinity 0.6.4 can be downloaded from the Wiki page on GitHub.

  • 09 Oct 2014 » libinfinity 0.6.3 released

    libinfinity 0.6.3 has been released, a bugfix release in the 0.6.x series. It fixes the certificate dialog being shown even when the certificate has already been accepted previously, a possible timing attack against the server password and it allows to configure the directory-sync plugin such that non-owners can read the created directories as well.

    libinfinity 0.6.3 can be downloaded from the Wiki page on GitHub.

  • 24 Aug 2014 » Gobby 0.5.0 released

    Gobby 0.5.0 has been released today, together with libinfinity 0.6.1. These packages represent new major versions of Gobby, and puts the experimental 0.4.9x series on a more stable footing. Significant new features include a built-in server in Gobby so that it is no longer necessary to run a dedicated server to connect to another computer running Gobby, and a permission system to grant and revoke permissions from different users. Gobby 0.5.0 is fully compatible to Gobby 0.4.94.

    Gobby 0.5.0 can be downloaded from the Wiki page on GitHub.

  • 09 Aug 2014 » Migration to Github

    We migrated the website, the repositories and the bug tracker to Github. If you reported a bug in the past, we humbly request you to report it anew on Github. Thanks.