"Going down on the 18'th, kernel.org is still down. H.
Peter Anvin explains, 'The recent troubles we've had at kernel.org
pretty much highlight the issues with having an offsite system with
no easy physical access', in an email titled, 'looking for a second
kernel.org host.'. Fortunately, the many mirrors are still
functional. The original January 18'th problem announcement
follows, as well as some follow-ups that explain the wiring issues
kernel.org is facing."