Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.
Search Linux Today
Linux News Sections:  Developer -  High Performance -  Infrastructure -  IT Management -  Security -  Storage -
Linux Today Navigation
LT Home
Contribute
Contribute
Link to Us
Linux Jobs


Top White Papers

More on LinuxToday


eWeek: On a Wing and a Wiki

May 06, 2004, 04:00 (9 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Gallagher)

[ Thanks to sjvn for this link. ]

"For about six hours yesterday, the staff of eWEEK.com was treated to a lesson in emergency improvisation. But thanks to 123 lines of Python code, running on a $7-a-month personal Web site on an Apache Web server somewhere in California, you probably didn't notice.

"On Monday, we here at Ziff Davis experienced a small technical obstacle to our daily operations. Due to the theft of network interface cards from a Verizon co-location facility in Manhattan, our New York office lost access to the Internet from 10:30 p.m. Sunday until about 4:30 p.m. Monday..."

Complete Story

Related Stories: