In comp.os.linux.advocacy, John Culleton
on 28 Mar 2003 11:57:33 -0800
>> > I use doteasy.com to host my site http://wexfordpress.com. I note that
>> > they have both Microsoft and Linux servers. Right now I cannot connect
>> > to my own web page although obviously I can connect elswehere.
>> > Is there some sort of denial of service attack on Microsoft hosts right
>> > now?
>> > I can't even use ftp. Anone who is interested please try to sign on
>> > (this message is as of 11:07 EST Thursday March 27.)
>> > John Culleton
>> HTTP/1.1 200 OK
>> Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2003 05:18:24 GMT
>> Server: Apache/1.3.27 (Win32)
>> Why would you even run apache on Win32? Are they using Win98 for
> I know that my web host Doteasy.com uses some flavor of MS because
$ telnet doteasy.com 80
Connected to doteasy.com.
Escape character is '^]'.
HEAD / HTTP/1.0
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Date: Sat, 29 Mar 2003 04:45:59 GMT
Set-Cookie: DOTEASYIMPLANTEDAFFILIATEID=; path=/;
[rest snipped for brevity]
Whatever that host is doing, though, it's a bit screwed up.
> they mention the need for periodic disk defragging. I assume they are
> using IIS or whatever the name of that MS server is. I have a Linux
> Slackware 8.1 system at home.
> The message you see above is inserted by Google, or by your server. I
> have Win98 just as a dustcatcher. I seldom use it. I post online using
> Anyhow the interruption was brief and Doteasy admits to having a
> problem with one of their servers.
> No further action is needed.
> John Culleton
It's still legal to go .sigless.