Also, don't be too disheartened to hear that Jani doesn't plan to maintain the extension. For a start, I wouldn't expect too many problems with the extension as it is right now. Secondly, there is always scope for anyone else to come along and pick up the task of maintaining or further developing it. If folks are actively using the extension, then that's all the more reason for it not to get left on the wayside.
1. Judging from the download count.
2. I don't remember seeing many blog posts about it back when it was released.