[mythtv-users] mythtv.org down

Brian Wood beww at beww.org
Mon Nov 9 16:50:59 UTC 2009

On Monday 09 November 2009 09:19:15 Mark Garland wrote:
> Hi All,
> www.mythtv.org seems to be down.
> I can ping the site, but cannot access any content or the wiki.
> Not sure who to report it to, but here seemed the most appropriate.
> http://downforeveryoneorjustme.com/www.mythtv.org
> says "It's not just you! http://www.mythtv.org looks down from here."
> The story is on SlashDot (./) here
> http://news.slashdot.org/story/09/11/09/035228/MythTV-022-Released
> So I expect the extra load may have pushed something over.
> Hope that helps,

That is  familiarly known as the dreaded "Slashdot Effect", and the usual 
solution is to simply wait a while.

Brian Wood
beww at beww.org

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