Scheduled outage of will be offline for up to an hour, beginning at approximately 18:00 U.S. Eastern time (GMT -5:00) today, for an upgrade of the site's virtual hardware. (UPDATE: Completed!)

Beginning soon after 6:00 p.m. Eastern (18:00 hours, GMT-5:00), we will be shutting down the server for for a scheduled upgrade of our virtual hardware. The process is fully automated once triggered. will be unavailable for around 40 minutes or so. Exactly what time the outage starts and ends depends somewhat on what time your friendly neighborhood sysadmin (me!) gets done with the modern workday, but it won't begin before the indicated time.

There will be no user-visible difference after the upgrade. We are just getting more of what we already use, at no price increase from our hosting provider ( To their credit, this is the third free upgrade we've received from them since we started hosting on in March of 2011.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Kind regards,