nowhere.dk outage 2013-03-03

Nowhere.dk (the entire domain) was offline today from 09:47 to 10:46 UTC follwing a major outage at Cloudflare.com. Points to Cloudflare.com for releasing a full incident report.

Switched to nginx

Nowhere.dk has been moved to nginx (with php5-fpm) and most things seem to be working. There is one problem though. It seem that some of the older articles are indexed as /articles/-title-/index.php (which is sort of wrong) and accessing that

Performance

The performance of the site should have increased considerably – but since it meant disabling WordPress HTTPS you will probably see a warning about all elements of the page not being secured; I am working on that.

Firewall trouble

It might seem as if Nowhere.dk has been out of commission for a while. That is not the case – but a firewall configuration error (on my part) accidently blocked port 80; an error I did not see since I

www.nowhere.dk is now using SSL

While my site might not be as important or visited as Google or Facebook, I decided to switch it to SSL. Some pages will show an “error” in the browser because not all content is encrypted (external images); I hope

I’m not dead

But I haven’t really had anything to write about. I assure you, if anything pops up, I will make a real blog post :) My Twitter account is updated somewhat regularly and I post less important stuff (mostly links to

www.nowhere.dk is now IPv6 enabled

Just a quick note to let you know that www.nowhere.dk is now accessible through IPv6 $ host -t AAAA www.nowhere.dk www.nowhere.dk          CNAME   coredump.nowhere.dk coredump.nowhere.dk     AAAA    2001:2010:0:2:0:0:0:DEAD The only thing I had to

Shorten URL Firefox extension now supports aurls.info

I am happy to announce that Shorten URL now supports aurls.info (my own URL shortening service). Aurls.info is supported from ShortenURL version 0.3.5 onwards.

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