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The Making of Drupal 7: historical overview

2005 July 18 -

2008 February 4 - Dries creates Drupal 6 branch in repository, posts wishlist, opens up D7 development -

2008 February 12 - first patches? for Drupal 7 specifically, by catch and webchick, committed by dries

2008 February 13 - Drupal 6's official release

2008 February 27 - Usability testing at Minneapolis -
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2008 August 27 - Dries Buytaert announces Angela "webchick" Byron as Drupal 7 co-maintainer.

2009 July 1 - Moshe Weitzman launches the #D7CX movement. Many key module developers take the pledge - and take steps - to have their modules up to date and issue a full release on the day Drupal 7 is released.

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