[pydotorg-www] Is someone working on restore of the wiki?

Radomir Dopieralski sheep at sheep.art.pl
Sun Jan 6 23:32:02 CET 2013

On Sun, Jan 6, 2013 at 1:22 PM, Chris Angelico <rosuav at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 6, 2013 at 11:20 PM, Radomir Dopieralski <sheep at sheep.art.pl> wrote:
>> On Sun, Jan 6, 2013 at 12:33 PM, Stefan Drees <stefan at drees.name> wrote:
>>> Dear web team,
>>> since spurious reports on python/moin cause not working links etc seem to
>>> pile up, is someone actually working on restoring the moinmoin wiki?
>>> From my access point python.org shows up, but the wiki is giving
>>> http://wiki.python.org/moin/ HTTP/404 Not found.
>> As soon as I saw the reports I logged into the server to see what
>> happened and wehether it's some simple configuration or permission
>> issue that I could fix easily.
>> Unfortunately, all the wiki files are missing from the server.
>> Either they have been deleted, or a remote filesystem got disconnected
>> (I don't remember how they were stored).
>> Since I don't have access to the remote filesystems or backups, I left it alone.
> It's apparently been taken offline for security reasons:
> http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-list/2013-January/637983.html

So, any chance of an official statement about what is happening?
Why was nobody informed about this?
If it's a security problem with MoinMoin, then 1.9.6 that fixes it is
out since some time.

Radomir Dopieralski, http://sheep.art.pl

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