Self hosted unrot process

This server is based on the Netlify Edge functions. So if you're also hosting on Netlify, you should be able to use this source code or a variation of it.

The full source code is available on github: remy/

The redirect process can be seen in the interactive "how it works" page.

A simplified implementation of the backend has been documented over on Remy Sharp's blog post.

Jeremy Keith has written a version that runs using PHP (seen under the "Link rot" heading) (original blog post).

If you plan to design your own version, please consider posting a pull request to the repo so that others can benefit from your work.


This domain, is the API endpoint for the service. It accepts a single GET request with the following parameters: