gophering on
Welcome to Floodgap Systems' official gopher server.
Floodgap has served the gopher community since 1999
We run Bucktooth 0.2.9 on xinetd as our server system. is an IBM Power 520 Express with a 2-way
4.2GHz POWER6 CPU and 8GB of RAM, running AIX 6.1 +patches.
Send your questions and suggestions.
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Does this gopher menu look correct?
(plus using the Floodgap Public Gopher Proxy)
Super-Dimensional Fortress: SDF Gopherspace
Get your own Gopherspace and shell account!
--- Getting started with Gopher -------------------------------
Getting started with gopher, software, more
(what is Gopherspace? We tell you! And find out how
to create your own Gopher world!)
Using your web browser to explore Gopherspace
(useful tips for gopher newbies, updated 17 November 2018)
The Overbite Project: Gopher clients for mobile and desktop (OverbiteWX, OverbiteNX, Overbite Android)
(download gopher add-ons for Mozilla Firefox/SeaMonkey,
mobile clients for Android and more! Put Gopherspace on
your mobile phone or desktop computer!)
Other Gopher clients for various platforms
--- Find and search for other Gopher sites on the Internet ----
Search Gopherspace with Veronica-2
or search all known titles in Gopherspace with V-2 from here:
Search Veronica-2
All the gopher servers in the world (that we know of)
(updated with robot updates)
New Gopher servers since 1999
(updated 19 November 2020)
--- Get news, weather and more through Gopherspace ------------
Weather maps and forecasts via Floodgap Groundhog
(USA and Australia; updates occur throughout the day)
News and headline feeds via Flood Feeds
(updates occur daily/regularly)
Most current Floodgap news feeds
(today's most updated news and headlines)
--- File archives and downloads -------------------------------
Floodgap File Archives and Mirrors
(includes external archives and historical files,
Walnut Creek CP/M-Osborne-Commodore-Beehive archives,
Info-Mac, classic Mac software and more)
--- Fun, games, and other neat things -------------------------
Floodgap Gopher Fun and Games
(with xkcd, the Gopher Figlet gateway and the Gopher
 Shortener Service)
Floodgap users and staff gopher pages
(the usual gang of idiots)
The New GopherVR: A Virtual Reality View of Gopherspace
(version 0.5.1 released 24 October 2015)
--- Server software behind the scenes -------------------------
The Bucktooth gopher server
(version 0.2.9 released 1 May 2011)
--- Gopherspace advocacy and activism -------------------------
Floodgap Gopher Statistics Project
(monthly traffic analysis of the Floodgap Public Gopher Proxy
for community advocacy purposes; updates monthly)
--- Floodgap specific -----------------------------------------
Yes, is the same as
The Floodgap Free Software License
Where's Floodgap? (not for hatemail ;-)
What's the temperature in the Floodgap server room?
"/usr/bin/tail" our gopher server log
RIP, Master gopher at University of Minnesota (Web pages)
Please note that this gopher is no longer affiliated with
Point Loma Nazarene University. Some areas are rate-limited due
to spidering.