The ability to upload new GEDCOM files will be available in the coming months.
Mailing Lists: Mailing Lists have been functioning as normal, but the archives have been unavailable.
The site also has hundreds of thousands of lines of code.
We have been scanning the data using a variety of tools, and that takes time.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, but protecting our users’ personal information is our top priority.
Update: March 6, 2018 We have some good news on our progress to bring Roots Web back online.
Here’s our current plan: Hosted Web Sites: Soon we will begin bringing Hosted Web Sites back online.
We will start with a few hundred and then add more over time, giving us a chance to scan the content.
Our next priority is getting you, the users of Roots Web and its services, access to your content.
Mailman is the software which runs the mailing lists.
While the system is down, you will not be able to send or receive email. Update: January 23, 2018 Great news on the progress of getting Roots Web back online.
Thank you for your patience as we continue to bring these features back online.
Update: January 25, 2018 We have taken the Roots Web Mail system offline for the next few weeks so that we can upgrade the Mailman system.