On 12/29/2011 01:45 AM, Timothy Pearson wrote: >> On Wednesday 28 December 2011 21:11:28 John Culleton wrote: >>> I am out of ideas. any suggestions? Is there a problem with >>> http://mirror.its.uidaho.edu? >> Yes. The mirrors are all down. The mirror system is being rebuilt. >> Timothy >> doesn't expect any access to be restored before Jan 1 2011. >> > The entire server at mirror.its.uidaho.edu (hosting multiple FOSS > projects) was suddenly taken permanently offline by its owner, and the > secondary TDE mirror was taken down silently without my knowledge. > > The outage wasn't the TDE project's fault. ;-) Limited access is being > restored even now (e.g. the source tarballs should be downloadable at this > point), but the distribution-specific binary files are taking longer. > > As mentioned earlier, only mirrored source and binary files were affected > by the mirror failure. All other TDE services, including the project > website, Etherpad, Wiki, and GIT were not affected. > > Tim > Would it be possible to setup a bit torrent on trinity packages? That way if the mirrors are down there is still an avenue to get the files.