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According to this blog article dated Sept 2011:

While we will always continue to produce Stack Exchange creative commons data dumps, we are moving to a quarterly schedule for all future dumps.

Clearbits, the recommended site to get the data dump torrents at, lists the most recent dump as December 2011.

Is the plan still to provide quarterly data dumps?

If so, when will they resume?

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Not quite a duplicate, but closely related: Data dump for the month of March 2012 – Pops May 28 '12 at 21:23
I liked it better when they were monthly. I don't see why this couldn't be done on a more frequent basis. – Kibbee May 29 '12 at 1:54
6-8 weeks should be the canonical answer. – kiamlaluno May 29 '12 at 7:24
As of January 2013, the last dump is from August 2012 --- which increase the delay to 24 weeks or more. – sorin Jan 8 '13 at 12:32
The Stack Exchange Data Dump is now at the Internet Archive, located here: Stack Exchange Data Dump. – CoolHandLouis Mar 5 '14 at 12:02


According this blog article dated Jan 2014: "Stack Exchange Creative Commons data now hosted by the Internet Archive"

The Stack Exchange Data Dump is at the Internet Archive, located here: Stack Exchange Data Dump.

(The clearbits link no longer works.)

We have been in a holding pattern with Amazon which have promised us space for our public data dumps. Due to their lack of response I will be uploading Q1 2012 to ClearBits which should be available within the next few hours.

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Thank you for providing a one-off data dump. While that is helpful, it does not directly address the question posed. – Pat James Jun 5 '12 at 16:45
THe last dump on ClearBits is from August 2012, now we are are in January 2013 and I cannot find any new dump. Where can we find them? – sorin Jan 8 '13 at 12:31
We are still in the process of determining our new home for data dumps. Don't worry, we haven't forgotten. – Geoff Dalgas Jan 9 '13 at 3:27
@PatJames now with the new host for the dumps it should be a full answer that you can accept. :) – Shadow Wizard Mar 5 '14 at 11:28
@GeoffDalgas, I updated this post with the new location of the data dump. I thought you might be particularly interested since you answered, it's your job, etc... Thanks – CoolHandLouis Mar 5 '14 at 11:32
@sorin note that I've updated this answer to reflect the new home for the data dumps. – CoolHandLouis Mar 5 '14 at 11:37
@PeterMortensen Happy two-year anniversary! :-) – CoolHandLouis Mar 5 '14 at 11:37

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