OSDN network recovers

· by Steve · Read in about 1 min · (103 Words)

For those on this side of the Atlantic and therefore not in bed, many of the OSDN sites were down all morning including Slashdot, Freshmeat and most importantly for me, Sourceforge. Sourceforge occasionally has some downtime, something that some people moan about, but since they provide a ton of bandwidth and facilities for free (except for the optional yearly subscription that I happily pay) I say we can’t complain. However this time, absolutely everything was offline, CVS and Subversion servers, their own cached site, everything. Yikes.

All seems back now at least. Sometimes you forget how much you depend on resources like this….