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Discussion in 'Help & Bug Reporting' started by Swami, Nov 16, 2016.

  1. Ome

    Ome Admin

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    I rebooted the server this morning. Not sure why it was down, I'm still working my way through the process.
     
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  2. Ms Southworth

    Ms Southworth Soap Chat Addict

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    Thanks so much for all your hard work, Ome! :wink@
     
  3. Alexis

    Alexis Soap Chat Enthusiast

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    My tired eyes/dirty mind just read the title as Erotic Forum Performance.
     
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  4. JROG

    JROG Soap Chat Fan Respected DVD Reviewer 10 Years on Soap Chat 5 Years on Soap Chat

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    Hey all! Have you noticed in recent nights the forum disappears again? Although it doesn't seem to stay gone for as long as it used to. @Ome
     
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  5. Alexis

    Alexis Soap Chat Enthusiast

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    Yes... It was down for me for a while.
     
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  6. Willie Oleson

    Willie Oleson drilling for soap Winner of SC Big Brother 2017 5 Nomination Wins 15 Years on Soap Chat 10 Years on Soap Chat 5 Years on Soap Chat The Bachelor 2016

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    Life is all about give and take, Alexis.
     
  7. Alexis

    Alexis Soap Chat Enthusiast

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    It's only about take for Alexis.
     
  8. Miss Texas 1967

    Miss Texas 1967 Soap Chat Active Member

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    Not just me, the whole site was down all day right?
     
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  9. Barbara Fan

    Barbara Fan Super Moderator World Cup Champion 2014 5 Nomination Wins 15 Years on Soap Chat 10 Years on Soap Chat 5 Years on Soap Chat

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    just getting on myself!
    x
     
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  10. Snarky's Ghost

    Snarky's Ghost Soap Chat Dream Maker 15 Years on Soap Chat 10 Years on Soap Chat 5 Years on Soap Chat

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    It seemed to come up moments ago after being down 10 or 12 hours.
     
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  11. Miss Texas 1967

    Miss Texas 1967 Soap Chat Active Member

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    Anyone know whether this issue is common on XenForo software (what's at the bottom of the page as the template for the forum), or whether it's the actual server hosting?
     
  12. Swami

    Swami Soap Chat Enthusiast 10 Years on Soap Chat 5 Years on Soap Chat

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    Finally back on now!

    Swami
     
  13. Willie Oleson

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    I assume the forum was screened for unpatriotic posts, nothing to worry about (unless you posted them).
     
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  14. Matthew Blaisdel

    Matthew Blaisdel Soap Chat Well-Known Member 10 Years on Soap Chat 5 Years on Soap Chat

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    I'm on https://www.trekbbs.com/ which is XenForo as well. Never saw that one down. I'm on about 20 other forums, one or the other tends to be down for like 5 minutes or so each night same time, possibly for backup reasons.
    None of those ever had the amount of downtime that soapchat has.
    And it's down regulary since i joined it more than 10 years ago. I'm sure most of you rememer that good, old "Database error"-screen from those days, that we had to watch for hours and hours before we could log in again. ;)
    So it's a very old, annoying issue that has never really been resolved for good, so i assume it's still on that same old, shitty server, which even seems to be responsible for the whole content loss of last year as well. :re:
    We got tons of "explanations"and excuses, but nothing really ever changed. Quite emberrassing.
     
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  15. Matthew Blaisdel

    Matthew Blaisdel Soap Chat Well-Known Member 10 Years on Soap Chat 5 Years on Soap Chat

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    Soapchat has just been 6 hours down with just this text appearing:

    "An unexpected error occurred. Please try again later."

    :re:
     
  16. Ome

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    It went down just as I was going to sleep. I tried the usual reboot server which didn't work and I was too tired to get into a conversation with anyone. I had hoped it would be back within a few minutes of the reboot but no luck. I raised a ticket this morning and by magic, it reappeared. I've kept the ticket open to try and understand why this is happening around 1am (UK time)
     
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  17. Willie Oleson

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    I decided to watch a few episodes of Tales Of The Unexpected:)
     
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  18. Matthew Blaisdel

    Matthew Blaisdel Soap Chat Well-Known Member 10 Years on Soap Chat 5 Years on Soap Chat

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    I can't concentrate on movies or tv shows at nightshift.
    But i would have loved to read through some soapchat threads.
    So thanks soap chat, you've made my nightshift very, very boring ... once again! :mad:
     

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