I thought I'd give an update on the site, specifically a request for
people to help out with the technical side, and the donations.
Thankfully, both of these 'issues' have been resolved more or less.
Thanks to some generous donations from members of the community, we can
renew duckandcover.cx for three years (the maximum). There's next to no
chance of getting duckandcover.net, even though it's due to expire in
April, because it looks like someone has already reserved it (ie. as
soon as the domain expires an automated system will jump in and
So, thank you to everyone who donated. You can still
donate if you want, since it's always nice to have money spare for the
site, but the immediate crisis has been solved.
Secondly, a long-time lurker called Mutant has joined the DaC
staff to help out with php and general site maintenance. He's already
sorted out some issues for us (like not being able to trace IPs), so:
Thirdly, DarkUnderlord plans to finish his code shortly, so the site should be fully functional within the next few weeks.