> I noticed as of yesterday that in our local internet
> service area (NY) as provided by Optimum the following DNS
> resolutions are being made:
> octave.org and www.octave.org resolve to: 220.127.116.11
> This is a site which pretends to be Octave. I complained
> but also put the correct addresses in my hosts tables.
> In any case, if someone complains that octave.org seems to
> be broken, this could be a cause.
> Since there is no real control over DNS servers it is hard
> to guess how to get this fixed. It will likely go away by itself
FYI I currently see the same thing from Edinburgh in the UK.
The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in
Scotland, with registration number SC005336.