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Demonoid is back

Discussion in 'Members' Lounge' started by xj0hnx, Sep 30, 2007.

  1. xj0hnx

    xj0hnx I wanna be sedated VIP

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    But it's still having some issues, should stabilize in a day or two.


    "The latest changes to the site are giving us some problems - We'll be back soon"
     
  2. phunky.buddha

    phunky.buddha Admin with a big stick Admin VIP

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    sweeeeeeeeet
     
  3. swanny

    swanny Senior Member

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    It'd be even sweeter if you had a referral to it.
     
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    TurboMirage YEEAAAHHH VIP

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    i have tons of referrals lol
     
  5. endlesszeal

    endlesszeal Senior Member

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    :happydance::happydance::happydance:

    It seems like all the torrent engines are being shut down for the US. Torrentspy and ISOhunt arent letting US IPs use their site to look for torrents anymore.
     
  6. get_nick

    get_nick These snozzberries taste like snozzberries... VIP

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    what do referrals do?
     
  7. CRX-YEM

    CRX-YEM Super Moderator Moderator VIP

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    referrals grant access to new users, they are like invites
     
  8. Drake

    Drake Well-Known Member VIP

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    I figured it would be back up because I tried pinging the URL the other day and it responded. I kinda figured if they got raided and forced to close shop they would have yanked it all.
     
  9. YouKnowWhoIBee

    YouKnowWhoIBee my avatar is better.

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    I dont understand this new legislation... So no US users are not allowed to use torrents? I need to look into a proxy >.<
     
  10. xj0hnx

    xj0hnx I wanna be sedated VIP

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    Which new legislation? Users aren't supposed to download and share copyrighted material, but I haven't heard anything baout not being able to use torrents, there's plenty of completely legal uses for the technology.
     
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    YouKnowWhoIBee my avatar is better.

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    I get this when logging into torrentspy

    Isohunt
     
  12. xj0hnx

    xj0hnx I wanna be sedated VIP

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    But that's not legislature, it's them being pussies.
     
  13. YouKnowWhoIBee

    YouKnowWhoIBee my avatar is better.

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    Dustin_m Active Member

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    And they are back online!!!! i was going through withdrawals
     
  15. daveholiday

    daveholiday Do work

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    what I don't understand is the fact that one way or another, people are going to share files, legally or illegally, regardless of what anyone does. And if they block one way, then someone will figure out a new way, and everyone will use that until it's blocked. They need to just chill about it.
     
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    K2e2vin Senior Member

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    They just don't want to go through any legal hassles. I remember reading something about the guy running Piratebay talking about Torrentspy blocking US users.

    I also noticed Torrentspy uses links to many other sites(like Mininova, etc.) that does not block US users.
     
  17. eg6sir

    eg6sir Supa Mod Moderator VIP

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    woo hoo!.. finally.. got to d/l the new Weeds last night
     
  18. MadMaXXX

    MadMaXXX Mad Man

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    demonoid seems to have gone back down
     
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