[mapserver-dev] mapserver.org outage

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Wed Jul 14 10:18:08 EDT 2010

Daniel Morissette wrote:
> Howard Butler wrote:
>> The machine that houses mapserver.org was hacked recently, and it is unknown when it will be back up.  We have temporarily moved the website to http://www2.mapserver.org/ and the DNS for the main address (http://www.mapserver.org) has been repointed to that instance.  It will take at least 6 hours for the DNS to update, and you can use the www2 address in the meantime. 
> Um... unless I'm mistaken, that's the same machine that also hosts the
> downloads... which means we cannot release 5.6.5 until it's back up.
> Does SAC have a plan B for the downloads.osgeo.org service?


I am redirecting download.osgeo.org to the backup VM at OSU OSL.  It may
take a few hours for the change to propogate.

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