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Subject:Re: Site Status
Date:20 May 2020 00:15:53 -0400
From:"Kevin Zawicki" <>

Going through some old links.
Whatever happened to the content on the community? Did it end up anywhere?

"Larry DiGiovanni" <nospam@nospam> wrote:
>I've been continuing to work on two issues.  Here is a brief status:
>pnews web is down because for reasons unknown, the dnewsweb executable will

>not function under /cgi-bin/.  I have tried multiple combinations of 
>permissions and file ownership.  My next move is to see if there is some

>limitation on executing binaries, and I need to cook up some debugging 
>utilities for this.  It's possible that it may not be possible to resurrect

>this, which is primarily an issue for text search of the newsgroup archives.
> is still unavailable as there is no version of Joomla

>supported on the default configuration of the hosting package, and upgrading

>this presents some challenges for some of the hosting tools (sort of a big

>dependency chain).  There is no great testbed for working this out, so it's

>been slow and sort of painstaking.  Half of my time spent on this is trying

>to put a Joomla solution in place, and the other half is trying to find
>different CMS.
>I am continuing to work on this, but as you can (hopefully) imagine, this
>a low priority for me, relatively speaking.
>Larry DiGiovanni 

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