Rob Jarratt robert.jarratt at
Tue Sep 6 08:18:32 CDT 2016

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jay West [mailto:jwest at]
> Sent: 06 September 2016 14:01
> To: 'General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts'
> <cctalk at>; rob at
> Subject: RE: Manx
> It was written....
> -------------------------------
> > but Manx seems to be in the process of being relocated
> >
> Hasn't Manx been in that state for ages?
> /P
> ---------------------------------
> The owner of those three sites has the unfortunate honor of being the only
> person ever asked to leave the free hosting at
> I gave him 30 days to get his stuff hosted elsewhere.
> I even backed up all his content and databases and put them on a 1.5TB
> external hard drive and shipped it to him (while keeping the sites running
> the classiccmp server).
> Even though I told him 30 days, I gave him about 180 days before I said
> have to get these moved or I'll have to turn them off".
> After about another 90 days or more, I did redirects back to his home site
> they at least weren't dead.
> The content and databases are still on the classiccmp server, although
> publicly inaccessible, just to make sure the new locations are up and
> before I delete the content locally.

Oh dear!

Can we have the backup of the contents somewhere downloadable? If not the
code, which may belong to the owner, then at least the actual manuals? What
other options might there be to ensure that the content is not lost?



More information about the cctalk mailing list