DigitalKoans postings will resume on 12/3/08.
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The digital-scholarship.com mirror site is having intermittent outages. As mentioned previously, the hosting service that supports this mirror had a serious problem. That problem was an explosion "that produced enough force to move walls." Read more about it at "Explosion Has Data Center Scrambling, Users Venting." Obviously, patience is called for regarding stable service restoration.
Keep in mind for any future service outages that Digital Scholarship has two sites that largely mirror each other and use different hosting services:
It is unlikely that both sites would be unavailable at the same time.
For further details, see "Digital Scholarship Publications Overview":
The hosting service that supports digital-scholarship.com is down due to a serious problem. Please use digital-scholarship.org instead. See Digital Scholarship Publications Overview for further details about how to access publications using this site.
Aside from the next Scholarly Electronic Publishing Weblog (5/7/08) and any Digital Scholarship publication announcements, DigitalKoans will be on break until 6/2/08.
I've returned from the NISO (National Information Standards Organization) Institutional Repository Thought Leader meeting, which recommended strategic directions for NISO's IR standards work.
DigitalKoans is back.
DigitalKoans postings will resume on 2/15/08.
There has been another denial-of-service attack on digital-scholarship.org and its version of DigitalKoans. If you have access problems, use the .com site instead. A second feed is also available.