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10 years, 6 months ago
Several places in the documentation link to various pages on http://wp-plugins.org, but that domain has been hijacked.
I expect you’ll want to update the documentation.
Here’s a sample:
http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/ (last link of the four)
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I did, thanks, and it timed out.
Thanks for the welcome!
There is a thread that already discussed this, and apparently control of the domain has not been lost and will be restored at some point. I don’t understand what’s taking so long myself, but I guess we’ll have to wait and see.
Yes, I found it now. For the benefit of future readers, it’s here:
For everyone’s information (and because the search functionality on this site isn’t brilliant to say the least), the earlier thread was:
Basically, Craig (NuclearMoose), the owner of that domain had forgotten to renew the domain. Craig and Matt are working on this so there’s no need to worry.