Ultimately, so do we have that uneasy feeling. The public image is that 2.0's finally out and they can get on with 2.1 but honestly, I'm not convinced that 2.1 will be anything special, likely it'll fix some of the bugs they pushed back from 2.0.
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We discussed it with them actually. Invited them and all. They're busy with other non smf ventures.
Sorry, I didn't mean to imply that you had not asked them. I just meant if they suddenly wanted to fork SMF, I suspect they'd be able to do so without too much trouble is all that I meant. They have enough stature to manage it without people going 'Eh, juts some moron I am not going to trust with my site'.