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NOTICE: May have lost a few posts

Postposted on Sun Aug 27, 2006 9:32 pm

We just cut back over from the backup DB server to the primary. In the process, we may have lost some forum and news comments posts made between approximately 9:09PM and 9:30PM tonight. With luck, we didn't break anything else.
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Postposted on Sun Aug 27, 2006 10:03 pm

I didn't post, so all is well.
Everyone else sucks, so no worries there as well.
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Postposted on Sun Aug 27, 2006 10:04 pm

I noticed the pages took a little longer to load.

Thanx for the update. :D

Are we getting a server upgrade soon, or is that not in the works any time soon?

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Postposted on Sun Aug 27, 2006 10:40 pm

Hoser wrote:Are we getting a server upgrade soon, or is that not in the works any time soon?


I don't know. Does your server need to be upgraded? :)
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Postposted on Sun Aug 27, 2006 10:45 pm

Damage wrote:I don't know. Does your server need to be upgraded? :)


It does if you're donating parts. :lol: :wink:



I'll take your sarcasm as a no. :wink:
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Postposted on Sun Aug 27, 2006 10:47 pm

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Damage wrote:I'll take your sarcasm as a no. :wink:


Actually, we have two bitch-ass fast servers almost ready to roll. Not sure we need 'em, but they should help during big traffic peaks.
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Postposted on Sun Aug 27, 2006 10:49 pm

You gonna post a full report like the last time you did a server upgrade?

I liked reading that for some strange reason. :-?
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Postposted on Sun Aug 27, 2006 10:55 pm

Hoser wrote:You gonna post a full report like the last time you did a server upgrade?

I liked reading that for some strange reason. :-?


If I have time, yeah. The boxes were bought in December, so it's really crazy. We've just had other priorities. They're still not quite ready.
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Postposted on Sun Aug 27, 2006 11:07 pm

Built in December huh?
Hmm hope its not a couple of those blazing hot Opterons.... :wink:
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Postposted on Sun Aug 27, 2006 11:08 pm

Fighterpilot wrote:Built in December huh?
Hmm hope its not a couple of those blazing hot Opterons.... :wink:


Heh. Two servers, two Opterons per. 8GB of RAM per. Four Raptors per. Intel RAID controllers w/128MB RAM. Etc. They'll do.
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Re: NOTICE: May have lost a few posts

Postposted on Sun Aug 27, 2006 11:11 pm

Damage wrote:We just cut back over from the backup DB server to the primary. In the process, we may have lost some forum and news comments posts made between approximately 9:09PM and 9:30PM tonight.



Noooooooo!!!!!!!! I had made a record 300 posts during this time, and now it's gone, all gone. My post count is forever scared!
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Postposted on Sun Aug 27, 2006 11:58 pm

Damage wrote:
Fighterpilot wrote:Built in December huh?
Hmm hope its not a couple of those blazing hot Opterons.... :wink:


Heh. Two servers, two Opterons per. 8GB of RAM per. Four Raptors per. Intel RAID controllers w/128MB RAM. Etc. They'll do.
December, guess they are still the cool running ones and not the blazing hot super duper HE's 2.8/3.0GHz RevF's. :)
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Postposted on Mon Aug 28, 2006 12:01 am

Damage wrote:If I have time, yeah. The boxes were bought in December, so it's really crazy. We've just had other priorities. They're still not quite ready.

Sounds like my Opteron 165 build. Still sitting caseless on a table... oh the humanity! :lol:
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Postposted on Mon Aug 28, 2006 1:32 am

Hoser wrote:You gonna post a full report like the last time you did a server upgrade?

I liked reading that for some strange reason. :-?

With 4 Raptors and the other goodies you mentioned I also wouldnt mind reading a hardware/opinion piece on the servers. 8)
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Postposted on Mon Aug 28, 2006 10:43 am

Fighterpilot wrote:I liked reading that for some strange reason. :-?

With 4 Raptors and the other goodies you mentioned I also wouldnt mind reading a hardware/opinion piece on the servers. 8)[/quote]

Yes, I would find that interesting as well...
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Postposted on Mon Aug 28, 2006 11:44 am

Fighterpilot wrote:Built in December huh?
Hmm hope its not a couple of those blazing hot Opterons.... :wink:


Like any of the P4s or Xeons that could have been purchased back then ran, oh so much cooler. :roll:
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