Shiny new VPS! (aka Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009)

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Shiny new VPS! (aka Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009)

Postby Stacy » Sun Oct 11, 2009 8:20 pm

As you can see now, the site is up again, on our shiny new VPS. Everything should be working, but keep an eye out for bugs.

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The Temple will be taken down this evening. Not much warning, I know, but this act of maintenance is rather important...

It will start at 12:00am EST. That's 4:00am GMT I believe.

I haven't any idea how long the site will be down, but I don't think it'll take any longer than 15 minutes.


... you know, it's nice to be able to schedule these things instead of just waking up to find the site gone. <.<
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Re: Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009

Postby Rei-chan » Sun Oct 11, 2009 8:21 pm

True. Thanks for the heads up.
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Re: Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009

Postby Spokavriel » Sun Oct 11, 2009 8:22 pm

Eep! That's right in the middle of usual high traffic in Spamville. I hope everyone notices. Also miss seeing you in those parts Stacy-sama.
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Re: Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009

Postby Bliss » Sun Oct 11, 2009 8:23 pm

Thanks for the heads up. Should avoid people spamming the comment section of the blog post asking what's up with the site. ^_~
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Re: Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009

Postby Crescent Pulsar » Sun Oct 11, 2009 9:07 pm

[Spams this topic!]

Wait, what? Oh. No biggie. Fifteen minutes wouldn't've killed anyone, anyway.

...

I think. Sometimes you never know what people are allergic to.
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Re: Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009

Postby Spokavriel » Sun Oct 11, 2009 9:08 pm

I do try to wait a day or two before jumping in on Site Down blog posts.
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Re: Shiny new VPS! (aka Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009)

Postby Spokavriel » Sun Oct 11, 2009 11:30 pm

Hopefully it won't take an age for DNS to update. It's odd not being able to use the URL.
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Re: Shiny new VPS! (aka Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009)

Postby talonhunter » Sun Oct 11, 2009 11:46 pm

it works, but I haven't tried the iPhone yet
Who needs the light when the shadows are so much more...Playful

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Re: Shiny new VPS! (aka Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009)

Postby PCHeintz72 » Wed Oct 14, 2009 8:10 pm

I'm curious... why can't http://174.123.210.108/ be made into a link?

It works perfectly fine as a link for me in IE 8.

Also... how much longer is it expected we will have to go to the temporary link? Not a big deal, since it is just a click for me, but was curious.
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Re: Shiny new VPS! (aka Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009)

Postby Spokavriel » Wed Oct 14, 2009 8:50 pm

I think it has more to do with the message space as opposed to weather or not direct addressing works as links.
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Re: Shiny new VPS! (aka Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009)

Postby PCHeintz72 » Wed Oct 14, 2009 10:00 pm

Spokavriel wrote: I think it has more to do with the message space as opposed to weather or not direct addressing works as links.

Message Space? The only issue I've encountered under the temp link is that I have to re-log in every time I come here. Even checking the check boxes is not keeping my settings between sessions.

Granted, I only go to specifc spots on the forum, so if stuff is wrong outside thoses spots (like spamville, which I deliberately avoid), I would never see it.
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Re: Shiny new VPS! (aka Scheduled Downtime on October 12, 2009)

Postby Spokavriel » Wed Oct 14, 2009 10:20 pm

What I mean is I think the reason it didn't show up as a clickable link is because the space in which the announcement is posted didn't let it become a link right there.
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