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DistroWatch is down

Postby Longshot » 08 Jul 2014 04:17

I guess DistroWatch could not pay its hosting because its been down for a few days now.

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Re: DistroWatch is down

Postby Orbmiser » 08 Jul 2014 05:16

Use instead
http://distrowatch.org/

As they had problems with their .com name isp trying to gouge them.
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Re: DistroWatch is down

Postby balloon » 08 Jul 2014 06:01

The address of the .com domain restored several hours ago:
http://distrowatch.com/

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Re: DistroWatch is down

Postby Longshot » 08 Jul 2014 15:17

Thanks for letting me know its back up, that's one of the ways I keep up with the Linux world.

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Re: DistroWatch is down

Postby ScottQuier » 08 Jul 2014 20:53

balloon wrote:The address of the .com domain restored several hours ago:
http://distrowatch.com/
Actually, it's a redirect to the distrowatch.org URL (site). But, it's all good and it's working!
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Re: DistroWatch is down

Postby nuts2u » 14 Jul 2014 17:54

Hate to be the bearer of bad news, but distrowatch is down again.


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Re: DistroWatch is down

Postby Night Wing » 14 Jul 2014 19:27

Just came from DistroWatch and it's working for me. I'm was using the (.com) address.

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Re: DistroWatch is down

Postby rokytnji » 14 Jul 2014 19:35

Bookmark this instead
http://distrowatch.gdsw.at/

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Re: DistroWatch is down

Postby ScottQuier » 14 Jul 2014 20:39

Working for me ....
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Re: DistroWatch is down

Postby nuts2u » 15 Jul 2014 03:26

Very strange.....I disabled Ad Block on the distrowatch site...and viola...there is the distrowatch page.


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