Posterous

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Posterous
Posterous logo
Posterous home.png
URL http://posterous.com
Project status Closing
Archiving status In progress...
Project source Unknown
Project tracker Unknown
IRC channel #preposterus (on EFnet)
Project lead Unknown

Posterous is a blogging platform started in May 2008. It was acquired by Twitter on March 12, 2012 and will shut down April 30, 2013. Announcement

Site List Grab

We are currently assembling a list of Posterous sites that need grabbing. Development is seat-of-the-pants-y right now, and the following instructions will get your IP banned fairly quickly. Join us in #preposterous on efnet for state-of-the-art chitchat.

Instructions

Download the latest script: Pastebin

Save resulting file as 'smeg'

Claim a number range in the table below

Run 100 smegs concurrently. The following example will run the 1-2 million range:

   for chunk in $(seq 100 199); do ./smeg $chunk &; done

Range Claim

Range User Status
1 - 999,999 closure Downloading
1,000,000 - 1,999,999 db48x Downloading
2,000,000 - 2,099,999 aggroskater Downloading (testing one chunk ($./smeg 200) to see how quickly a ban sets in)
2,100,000 - 2,999,999 (Your name here!) Unallocated
3,000,000 - 3,999,999 closure Done
4,000,000 - 4,999,999 (Your name here!) Unallocated
5,000,000 - 5,999,999 Smiley Attempting
6,000,000 - 6,999,999 (Your name here!) Unallocated
7,000,000 - 7,999,999 balrog Downloading
8,000,000 - 8,999,999 beardicus Partial (38691)
9,000,000 - 9,999,999 GLaDOS Downloading
10,000,000 - 10,999,999 omf Partial (10,000,000 to 10,006,284 only)