Usacomp2k3 wrote:And by expensive you mean the SQL query, and not the actual bandwidth or hosting CPU-usage. Gotcha
Yeah, it's really annoying.Usacomp2k3 wrote:just brew it! wrote:Interesting... if you visit the "View posts since last visit" page twice within 30 seconds or so, you get:You cannot make another search so soon after your last; please try again in a short while.
I imagine it is a defensive measure against DOS attacks which try to overload the database backend by issuing many search requests in rapid succession...
That feature is getting annoying really fast. *sigh* For those of us that sit on TR for somewhat lengthy periods of time, the newposts 'search' is the best way to see new posts, but when you can't easily scroll through said new posts, then how is one to navigate?
Kevin wrote:I haven't noticed the "You cannot make another search so soon after your last" message in a few days.
Flying Fox wrote:Must be that royal rumble between Prost, Shin and Kitty with the comments overloading the DB.
Usacomp2k3 wrote:Load from what? The new article didn't get Digg'ed (nor /.'d last I checked)
That is classified as whining?bhtooefr wrote:LOL, Gleek's whining about the database issues...
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