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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-10-14 09:05:00

Beman Dawes <bdawes_at_[hidden]> writes:

> At 08:57 AM 10/14/2003, you wrote:
> >Beman Dawes <bdawes_at_[hidden]> writes:
> >
> >> The Boost web site host will change to SourceForge later today. That
> >> involves changes to accounts at Network Solutions (Boost's registrar),
> >> easyDNS (Boost's new DNS provider), and SourceForge (the new virtual
> >> host). The change can take up to 72 hours to propagate around the
> >> world.
> >>
> >> The changes are trivial and should be transparent. But if there is a
> >> slip along the way, both the web site and mailing lists could become
> >> invisible until the problem is corrected. If that happens just hang
> >> on; it will get corrected as soon as possible.
> >>
> >> You can tell if the change has reached your DNS by pinging
> >>, which currently resolves to Once the
> >> change is in effect, it will resolve to
> >
> >Beman,
> >
> >A few files have been updated directly on the site since the 1.30.2
> >release went out. Do you have a plan for ensuring that those changes
> >are preserved?
> No. Any idea which files are involved?

Not enough to be reliable about it. There's some nice website
mirroring software out there. We could use it to copy the current

Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting

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