Thank goodness you're back...

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Thank goodness you're back...

Post by TIEbomber1967 » Thu Jun 15, 2017 2:55 pm

I was going through withdrawls (okay, not really).
Actually considered going back to Hobbytalk to post stuff, good thing I didn't have to do that.
I even checked in at All Scale Trek (hadn't been there in months) and found nothing new. They didn't even have a post on the new 1:1000 Defiant.

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Post by EVApodman » Thu Jun 15, 2017 3:46 pm

I'd like to comment that some posts as well as thread I started was lost when the site went down.
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Post by TurkeyVolumeGuessingMan » Thu Jun 15, 2017 6:40 pm

HobbyTalk is blocked at my work, and I've never signed up there. SSM is the one forum I spend the most time on, and others don't have the same level of activity. I'm glad it's back.

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Post by Jonas Calhoun » Thu Jun 15, 2017 6:46 pm

The ISP crashed. Not much we can do about it but move the site to somewhere a little more reliable. And the wheels are turning on that as well.


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Re: Thank goodness you're back...

Post by TurkeyVolumeGuessingMan » Thu Jun 15, 2017 7:57 pm

TIEbomber1967 wrote:
Thu Jun 15, 2017 2:55 pm
I even checked in at All Scale Trek (hadn't been there in months) and found nothing new. They didn't even have a post on the new 1:1000 Defiant.
You should check out scifimodelaction.com if you haven't already. It's put out by TrekWorks/Boyd. It's not as diverse as this forum, nor does it have quite the same level of activity, but it's nice.

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Re: Thank goodness you're back...

Post by DaveVan » Thu Jun 15, 2017 8:59 pm

Jonas Calhoun wrote:
Thu Jun 15, 2017 6:46 pm
The ISP crashed. Not much we can do about it but move the site to somewhere a little more reliable. And the wheels are turning on that as well.
Are you saying the site host had issues and crashed??? It does happen....I worked for a BIG bank....we would loose a DataBase now and then....but ours were all mirrored as we could NOT be done over 3 seconds. The host for SSM is more likely not mirroring DB's and hoping for the best.
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Re: Thank goodness you're back...

Post by onezero » Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:32 pm

The host did something, the database crashed on Tuesday night sometime. All Wednesday they denied there was a proble. Today it got fixed..... for how long though?

Already working on moving. It'll be a lot easier now taht Dan/Jonas has done all the upgrades.

As for missing posts - yeah. They restored from a backup and some things were not backed up.
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Re: Thank goodness you're back...

Post by Phantom » Fri Jun 16, 2017 4:32 am

onezero wrote:
Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:32 pm
The host did something, the database crashed on Tuesday night sometime. All Wednesday they denied there was a proble. Today it got fixed..... for how long though?

Already working on moving. It'll be a lot easier now taht Dan/Jonas has done all the upgrades.

As for missing posts - yeah. They restored from a backup and some things were not backed up.
these seems to becoming a regular feature... is it likely to happen again?
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Re: Thank goodness you're back...

Post by Thom » Fri Jun 16, 2017 6:36 am

Just glad you're back! That dark corner in the attic where I usually curl up and sob was starting to look appealing again...

Definitely understand there are problems and if you gotta move then you gotta move. You know we'll tag along! :D

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Re: Thank goodness you're back...

Post by STEVEL14 » Fri Jun 16, 2017 9:59 am

Yeah, with the Boards down, I actually had to work the last few days. :yuck: :cry:

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Re: Thank goodness you're back...

Post by Darth Humorous » Fri Jun 16, 2017 7:51 pm

Looks like the thread I started about post numbering has disappeared too.

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