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Magento Connect not working?  Going to main page only
 
furman
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Hi,
I am trying to go to magento connect but it is only going to the main magentocommerce.com page not connect.magento

 
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shouston
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It’s doing the same thing for me.

 
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JustPeachyIC
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Same. Would love to know whats happening. If its just a small glitch or something major.

 
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NetaffairsNL
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wget -O /dev/null http://www.magentocommerce.com/magento-connect
--2013-09-05 13:12:53-- http://www.magentocommerce.com/magento-connect
Resolving www.magentocommerce.com (www.magentocommerce.com)… 209.15.239.51
Connecting to www.magentocommerce.com (www.magentocommerce.com)|209.15.239.51|:80… connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response… 301 Moved Permanently
Location: http://www.magentocommerce.com/ [following]
--2013-09-05 13:12:54-- http://www.magentocommerce.com/
Reusing existing connection to www.magentocommerce.com:80.

They made a change to their website

 
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JustPeachyIC
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My site has gone down as well,
Now displays this both front end and back end

Service Temporarily Unavailable
The server is temporarily unable to service your request due to maintenance downtime or capacity problems. Please try again later.

 
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NetaffairsNL
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I think that is just the flag file in your webdirectory, please look for maintanance.flag and remove it.

 
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JustPeachyIC
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So it was, thanks for that. Thought it was odd.

 
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NetaffairsNL
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Magento puts that file there during module upgrades. But when the upgrade fails due to a crashing magento connect website, the script doesn´t automatically remove the flag file.

 
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rvcom
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Same problem here! cannot open magento-connect

 
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Dennis Harbich
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seems to be fixed.

 
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meglioth
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Magento connect was moved permanently… why?? Magento.. can you explain what is happening?

 
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