For this episode, Addison Berry is joined by Nate Haug and Jen Lampton to talk about their new project, Backdrop, which is a fork of Drupal. This is a shocking move in the community, and has generated a lot of questions and concerns. We talk about the motivation behind the fork, who's working on it, and ask about the negative impact this can have on the community. We asked on Twitter and Facebook for what questions folks had, and we got a ton of responses. Addi asks these questions to Nate and Jen, directly from the voices in the community. Join us as we try to clarify what is going on with Backdrop, and the implications it has.
The questions we managed to get to are:
[As a note, we will also have a podcast with Drupal 8 contributors to get another perspective on this story, so please understand that this conversation is not complete with just this podcast.]