blacklisted from raspbmc?


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by jamm13dodger » Sat Jun 23, 2012 8:21 am
So raspbmc was ddossed last night. Up again this morning but I can't download the install.py file for it on my Mac and I'm getting "curl (7) : couldn't connect to host"

so i try to register on the site forum to ask what's happening and get told I can't register because 2 other registrations have already been made from my IP address. Is this just likely to be due to a range of IP addresses being blocked and it's happened to include mine? If so does anyone know how long till the blacklisting will disappear?

Anyone else seeing the same problem?

Thanks, Rob.
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by DirkS » Sat Jun 23, 2012 9:22 am
Anyone else seeing the same problem?

Tried to register about an hour ago an got the same message...

Gr.
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by jamesh » Sat Jun 23, 2012 9:47 am
I'd give it some time to recover. Blame to moron behind the DDoS.
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by jamm13dodger » Sat Jun 23, 2012 10:00 am
Thanks, good to know I'm not the only one affected. I'd be thinking I had a virus if I wasn't running on MacOS ;)
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by DirkS » Sat Jun 23, 2012 10:51 pm
I just managed to register on the Raspmbc forum...

Gr.
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by jamm13dodger » Sun Jun 24, 2012 8:32 am
Yep, working for me now. Thanks for the replies. raspbmc up and running in about 1/2 an hour this morning.
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