Verisign is conducting a scheduled maintenance window between 9pm and 1am EST. This effects .com and .net registry operations. Renewals and registrations will be queued until after the window, during the window you will not be able to edit whois records or nameserver delegations for .com/.net domains. This window is registry-wide and affects all registrars. […]
This status page now gets its data via RSS feeds from the new company blog. It is also now divided into “system status” and “what’s new”, both can be subscribed via RSS into your favorite RSS reader.
The turing test for easywhois has been restored. The problem was a conflict in the graphics libs between a new web analyzer package and the turing image generator.
The “turing number” guard on easywhois broke in a recent library upgrade. It has been temporarily disabled until the problem is rectified.
We’ve just moved the blog from a hosted service to the serendipity platform. While there are advantages on both sides of the coin (hosted blogs vs. run-your-own) it looks like serendipity has some features we were looking for: individual RSS feeds for each category various exporting options including RSS, XML and Atom Search Engine Friendly […]
I didn’t bother mentioning the new PHP XML-RPC vulnerability to somebody yesterday, assuming they already knew. Alas, they got burned by it so I’m making it a point to mention these things in a widespread generic sense from now on. As such: if you are running PHP content management systems like blogs, postnuke or anything […]