Public 1.0 releasev1.0.6

Aug 27th, 2022: Version 1.0.6 has been released, adding Portuguese and Simplified Chinese, as well as plenty of bug fixes and improvements

Dec 29th, 2021: Version 1.0.3 has been released, with a long list of bug fixes and improvements.

Jul 1st, 2021: Version 1.0.2 has been released, enabling automatic update checks and re-enabling module installation.

Jun 22nd, 2021: An updated 1.0.1 package has been released to address some installation issues present in the initial release.

Jun 12th, 2021: We're happy to announce the immediate availability of Pachno 1.0 - the first official release of the rebranded The Bug Genie.

With Pachno we are building an open platform for collaboration for individuals and teams of all types, shapes and sizes.
Built with - and on - open source technologies, Pachno is a platform to empower creative individuals and bring teams together.

This initial release is the first step on a long journey. We want your feedback and comments on what we've built so far and where to go next.

Release highlights


As part of this release we've been working closely with designer Abishek Thangapandi on creating a new visual profile and identity.
You can check out more of his work on Linkedin and Instagram

Get it

Source code

All Pachno code is hosted on github and is available free of charge under the MPL 2.0 license. To get started with development or poking around the source code either spin up the included virtual image or install it on a web server.
(If you want to install it yourself you need php >= 7.4 and a mysql/mariadb or postgres database)

Known issues

We've worked really hard to make sure this release is usable, but this is still the first public release. If you encounter bugs or issues, let us know!
Here is a list of known issues, with links to workarounds (if available):

Upgrading from The Bug Genie

If you're running The Bug Genie, you can run the including migration command to migrate your existing installation to the Pachno alpha. Take backups.
If you run into issues, contact us!

Hosted installations

Users of the hosted The Bug Genie instances on have been upgraded and migrated to Pachno.
More information about the migration and upgrade has been communicated to each administrator. If you have any questions, contact us.

Get in touch

Pachno is developed by a community of volunteers, driven by a passion for open source software and collaborative solutions.
If you want to influence or participate, join our growing community!

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