A couple of people now have asked how the store works. I’ve written a basic introduction to the features of the store, which is now available on the wiki – it’s called Store Overview, somewhat unsurprisingly, and should give people a reasonable idea of the basic structure.

We do have a store protocol guide too – linked within the overview – and although it’s both incomplete (the SEARCH command isn’t documented) and incorrect (stuff like HELP isn’t implemented, though that’s not a huge disaster!), it’s actually very good and only needs a small helping hand. (It would be a great job for a new bongo hacker đŸ˜‰