On Mon, Jan 30, 2012 at 6:10 PM, Amit Aronovitch
> Following a two week downtime period in December, I had moved the
> wiki from its previous hosting on hexten.net to a private server (small
> in Amazon's eu-west), where it is still hosted. (Note that we also have a
> static site on Hamakor, which we can edit, but we are not free to install
> any software we wish there).
> Due to the spam attack that preceded this downtime, I had also disabled
> self-service-account-creation for a while.
> After some cleanup, I have re-enabled auto account creation, but it now
> requires a CAPTCHA / voice challenge (I do not like it, and I know there
> ways to bypass it, but it seems like the minimal-effort working solution
> the current problem).
> Seems like the Amazon hosting costs about 70$/month, which is not cheap.
> Since I do not currently use this server for any other purpose: any
> for alternative/free/cheaper option?
I have been using http://www.linode.com/ for a while and
switching over my sites.
They give you a small VPS for $20/month.
There you can install whatever you'd like.
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