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Author Topic: Distrowatch down?  (Read 3379 times)


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Distrowatch down?
« on: July 07, 2014, 12:21:21 am » appears to be down? I got a main page from another google link but the links on it were 404...anyone else getting a host page?

edit..looks like the site is still working
« Last Edit: July 07, 2014, 12:31:22 am by overthere »
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Re: Distrowatch down?
« Reply #1 on: July 07, 2014, 06:11:57 am »

Same results as you here.


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Re: Distrowatch down?
« Reply #2 on: July 07, 2014, 12:11:05 pm »

DistroWatch went down because of an issue with its domain register. This would not be the first, nor last, time an important site went down because of a such a problem. The website's last update, a listing for the new version of Scientific Linux, was posted on July 4.


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Re: Distrowatch down?
« Reply #3 on: July 09, 2014, 09:52:20 am »

It's back up now.
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