Definitely Whonix-specific. All Debian v2 onions functional, all v2 search engines functional etc. A huge pity with fortasse leaving at this critical time.
To try and solve this in the absence of a webmaster, wouldn’t it be worth capturing the relevant logs and sending to tor-talk or similar?
No doubt various errors are popping up in Tor logs on the server, probably similar to:
Also, couldn’t the v3 instance also be recreated as a test to see if it is at least reachable?
Open prop224 bugs are here:
It’s nerve-wracking trusting CAs to login to Whonix. Ditto edits.
Do we know why it went down?
That is a personal thing but why the onions went down does have nothing to do with fortasse stepping down.