In a short while (next 30 minutes or so), plugins.svn.wordpress.org will undergo a DNS DNS is an acronym for Domain Name System - how you assign a human readable address to a website’s exact numeric coded location (ie. wordpress.org uses the actual IP address 188.8.131.52). change as part of a datacenter migration Moving the code, database and media files for a website site from one server to another. Most typically done when changing hosting companies.. The TTLs are low, so this should only take a few minutes.
Nothing will go down, but the SVN Short for "SubVersioN", it's the code management system used to maintain the plugins hosted on WordPress.org. It's similar to git. repository will become temporarily read-only. If you try to commit code during this time, you’ll receive an maintenance message pointing you here. Plugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the WordPress.org Plugin Directory https://wordpress.org/plugins/ or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party pages and downloads will not be affected.
Also, the associated Trac Trac is the place where contributors create issues for bugs or feature requests much like GitHub.https://core.trac.wordpress.org/. at plugins.trac.wordpress.org will be taken offline (for up to an hour) while it is migrated and re-synced.