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Amiga Music Preservation => Announcements => Topic started by: Asle on May 23, 2013, 18:45:11



Title: Modulez.org down
Post by: Asle on May 23, 2013, 18:45:11
Hi all,

 Darth Nefelim notified me about the unfortunate end of the great modulez.org site, that happened last month. I feel sorry such a respected, historic collection closes down. Still, a big thank you to its admins/users for the good dozen years of success.
 With that, here follows the end message as written by Yero:
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Dear friends,

After more than ten years (2000-2013) providing a meeting point for musicians of the modscene, modulez.org has been closed down. During all this time the site has hosted more than 1400 artists, 4700 tunes, 4000 comments, 200 news and 100 forum topics, which prove the success of our community.

However, during the last four years the site has suffered from a severe decrease in activity, which follows the trend of other modscene and demoscene sites in general.

We hope that all you had a good time in modulez.org, and that you remember those times with fond :)

Finally, I want to thank the people who have worked hard first to build the site and then to maintain this site and the IRC channel active, specially to Herotyc, Likuid, sole, JosSs, Alpha C, DSteele, and Sergeeo, and also to Mityorn and Recena for the hosting at metamacro.com and scenesp, respectively.

-yero


Title: Re: Modulez.org down
Post by: Axxy on May 23, 2013, 22:45:24
Shame.  :(

I used to visit there a lot back in the day.  Isn't it mirrored over at Scene.Org?


Title: Re: Modulez.org down
Post by: Wally on May 24, 2013, 08:31:04
Shame.  :(

I used to visit there a lot back in the day.  Isn't it mirrored over at Scene.Org?

The URL for Modulez FTP mirror should be: http://www.scene.org/dir.php?dir=%2Fmirrors%2Fscenesp.org%2Fmodulez/
(couldn't post the ftp:// URL without screwing SMF  :o)


Title: Re: Modulez.org down
Post by: Asle on May 25, 2013, 11:49:17
Modulez was more than just musics. Still, this mirror is something already :)
And sorry about the FTP link with SMF. We were not able to find a solution for these kind of links.


Title: Re: Modulez.org down
Post by: Wally on May 27, 2013, 09:28:07
There's also a static snapshot of the website at
http://misc.yero.org/modulez/static/ (http://misc.yero.org/modulez/static/)


Title: Re: Modulez.org down
Post by: Saga on June 02, 2013, 01:22:31
Modulez was more than just musics. Still, this mirror is something already :)
And sorry about the FTP link with SMF. We were not able to find a solution for these kind of links.
Use [ftp]...[/ftp] instead of [url] tags. ;)


Title: Re: Modulez.org down
Post by: deus-ex on June 02, 2013, 13:13:04
Unfortunately the [ftp] tag is not supported by this board.

[EDIT]: grammar


Title: Re: Modulez.org down
Post by: Saga on June 02, 2013, 13:16:04
Must be disabled in the admin settings then, because SMF 1.1 certainly supports [ftp] links.


Title: Re: Modulez.org down
Post by: Asle on June 02, 2013, 14:46:15
I think I found it. There was this list of "authorized tags" where 'ftp' wasn't set.
Ah well ... please try it.


Title: Re: Modulez.org down
Post by: deus-ex on June 02, 2013, 17:46:36
ftp://modland.ziphoid.com (ftp://modland.ziphoid.com) - Holy shit, it works!!!!

Asle for President. Wait..., he kinda already is President of AMP. ;D
And thanks to Saga for providing Asle with the required gentle push.


Title: Re: Modulez.org down
Post by: Asle on June 02, 2013, 23:10:58
:)
well, I'm awfully sorry it took so long for me to find this hidden config screen ... anyway