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Amigaworld.net News   Amigaworld.net News : Site outage
   posted by sibbi on 17-Oct-2020 19:11:22 (437 reads)
Hello there,

On October 14th at around 10:30 AM CET Server4you our hosting provider suffered an UPS failure which resulted in a good share of machines in their data center going down, including ours.

As of yesterday, most of the machines had been restored but sadly not ours. I contacted Server4you support and sometime between then and now the server is back up and running and appears to have suffered no ill effects

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Re: Site outage
Posted on 18-Oct-2020 2:29:45
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Sorry I had to delete the comments from DiscreetFX and Amigakit on this news item, there's a bug in the reply code which causes an edit of the post to be made instead of a reply in some instances which I need to find and squash at some point.

But yes this was a very long outage, undoubtedly not helped at all by the current situation making it difficult to get people on-site and probably also to have many people in the same location at the same time.

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Good to see the site back. Thanks to those concerned for getting it back up.


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Thank you for getting everything up and running again.

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@ggw
Can we have a place we can get updates in future ?

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@ggw
Our sister website, Amiga.org can be used to ask questions if there are any outages here.

(sorry accidentally editted your comment due to a bug in the website)

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Thanks Sibbi. The delicate balance of the universe has been restored.


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Well done to those beavering behind the scenes to get it up again! It’s a good thing it wasn’t over the AmiWest weekend or we’d have missed out on our Tabor news/discussion!

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