Hetzner regional IP bans (Updated: 2013/04/23)
UPDATE: after an internal discussion we have decided to unilaterally remove all Hetzner bans. All Hetzner clients can connect to any QuakeNet server. While we still strongly feel Hetzner require significant enhancements to their abuse handling procedures we have decided ...Read the rest 20 comments
Chat.UK Closes Down
The longest running QuakeNet server was delinked today. It was first linked in January 1998, when it was administered by TG-PhaZe and MadHacker, and the opers who have lived there include spud, Xia, iolaire and myself. Unfortunately the ISP who supplied the server and internet connection went into liquidation a few days ago, bringing an era to an end.
New home servers have been found for everyone who was based on Chat.UK, and there is sufficient capacity in the UK servers to take up any slack.