[scl.org] softwarecollections.org appears to be down

Honza Horak hhorak at redhat.com
Thu Dec 3 16:18:41 UTC 2015

On 12/03/2015 08:35 AM, Jakub QB Dorňák wrote:
> Thank You,
> I know about that. The server failed to reboot after upgrade.
> We are dealing with BH to fix it.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Nick Coghlan" <ncoghlan at redhat.com>
> To: sclorg at redhat.com
> Sent: Thursday, December 3, 2015 7:09:36 AM
> Subject: [scl.org] softwarecollections.org appears to be down
> 4 PM UTC+10 December 3 here, and softwarecollections.org appears to be
> down (not even pingable, rather than just the web service being
> unavailable).
> I tried checking on https://www.bluehost.com/hosting/serverstatus, but
> that isn't reporting any general service status alerts, and also
> states it can't find an account associated with
> "softwarecollections.org" :(

The following works for centos 7 only right now (centos 6 will be 
hopefully soon):

Install `centos-release-scl` package in centos:
   $ sudo yum install centos-release-scl

That enables the packages that will be announced soon and you can 
install them, like e.g.:
   $ sudo yum install rh-ruby22 rh-ror41

Some announcements are already out:


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