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[by sven @ Thu Dec 30 23:01 CET 2010]
Today I came across The Wayback Machine.
With this machine you can browse over web pages archived from 1996 up till now. So I looked up
and it took me a back to 13 february 2003
when this site was just about 6 months online.
Only one remote hole in the default install, in more than 9 years!