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Old 10-09-2007, 04:22 PM
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The server suffered a stoppage today. GBM managed to get things working again, and we're investigating causes at the moment. Probably just a process going rogue, but we're trying to work out what it is.

The other thing is that we're going to go a little easier on one aspect of moderation. We usually have a rule that race etc doesn't get mentioned unless it's relevant to the tale. After a bit of a discussion, we're going to trial not worrying about this too much as long as such mentions are only used for description. If something looks like it's got racist undertones, we'll deal with it, so please feel free to report any mentions of race that aren't just setting the scene.

Let common sense rule, and we should do fine.

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Old 10-09-2007, 04:29 PM
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I was concerned about not being able to reach the site earlier, but I assumed the issue was with my computer, because I was having similar issues with other sites (but they weren't as bad).

I'm glad to know we're back to...normal?
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Old 10-09-2007, 04:32 PM
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Yay we're back. I was concerned.

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Old 10-09-2007, 04:33 PM
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May need to reboot in the near future. As a side note, we've limited the search function to every minute to see if that helps.

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Old 10-09-2007, 05:12 PM
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I kinda guessed it was something with a process going crazy due to the server being able to be pinged.

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Old 10-09-2007, 06:36 PM
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I was wondering about that. I tried to get on this morning and got the server is too busy
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Old 10-09-2007, 07:05 PM
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Turns out to be something to do with being linked on one of the popular linking sites out there. My word, but I'm glad we're on unlimited bandwidth...

We're still busier than normal, but the worst is (we think) over.

Don't worry about it.

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Old 10-09-2007, 09:50 PM
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I couldn't get on this morning.



Glad it's all better now. XD I was having withdrawal symptoms. O_o
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Old 10-10-2007, 01:37 AM
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Turns out to be something to do with being linked on one of the popular linking sites out there.
Which site was it?

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Old 10-10-2007, 05:39 AM
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I was wondering about that. I tried to get on this morning and got the server is too busy
I don't remember getting that message on this site. I have gotten it on fanfiction.net.
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