From Google: We're aware of a problem with Gmail affecting a small subset of users. The affected users are unable to access Gmail. We will provide an update by February 24, 2009 6:30 AM PST detailing when we expect to resolve the problem. Please note that this resolution time is an estimate and may change.
The small subset of user Countries affected until now
Spain, Portugal, UK, US, Switzerland, Costa Rica, Denmark, Belgium, France.....
... round the globe now.
Follow the discussion at Google groups: Gmail Help Discussion
Work around solution: use an desktop e-mail client like Outlook, Thunderbid, etc, it seems that only the Gmail web interface in not loading.
Note: The above only works for those who have previously enabled POP or IMAP in the Gmail configuration settings. Check here to set up your e-mail client with POP or IMAP.
Google Mail is back in Portugal - at least for me. Following the discussion thread at Google groups: Gmail Help Discussion some Countries have GMail back up again.
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