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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby WildBill » Sun Oct 11, 2015 8:26 am

bmwrdr wrote:
WildBill wrote:Update for today. The active topics link does not give me an error message. :anamatedbanana


The whole thing is running like on steroids now, at least on my end. I just wish there would be one more feature, I need a typo preventer on top of the spillchecker.

Funny, my version doesn't have a spillchecker. :lol:
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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby bmwrdr » Mon Oct 12, 2015 11:06 am

WildBill wrote:
bmwrdr wrote:
WildBill wrote:Update for today. The active topics link does not give me an error message. :anamatedbanana


The whole thing is running like on steroids now, at least on my end. I just wish there would be one more feature, I need a typo preventer on top of the spillchecker.

Funny, my version doesn't have a spillchecker. :lol:


Mine does and every once in a while it works, not always though.. :smilelol5:
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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby Pawpaw » Wed Oct 28, 2015 8:54 am

The site is running slow again and one time I got the "too many connections" error message.
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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby Teamless » Wed Oct 28, 2015 9:32 am

Pawpaw wrote:The site is running slow again and one time I got the "too many connections" error message.

Same for me, and "slow" is an understatement now, as it is taking 30 seconds + to see "unread posts", as well as to get to the "first unread post" in a thread.
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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby MeMelYup » Wed Oct 28, 2015 9:57 am

Teamless wrote:
Pawpaw wrote:The site is running slow again and one time I got the "too many connections" error message.

Same for me, and "slow" is an understatement now, as it is taking 30 seconds + to see "unread posts", as well as to get to the "first unread post" in a thread.

Do you mean like this?

General Error
SQL ERROR [ mysql4 ]

Too many connections [1040]

An sql error occurred while fetching this page. Please contact an administrator if this problem persists.

I have gotten several of these today.

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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby Pawpaw » Wed Oct 28, 2015 10:45 am

MeMelYup wrote:
Teamless wrote:
Pawpaw wrote:The site is running slow again and one time I got the "too many connections" error message.

Same for me, and "slow" is an understatement now, as it is taking 30 seconds + to see "unread posts", as well as to get to the "first unread post" in a thread.

Do you mean like this?

General Error
SQL ERROR [ mysql4 ]

Too many connections [1040]

An sql error occurred while fetching this page. Please contact an administrator if this problem persists.

I have gotten several of these today.


Yep, that's the error message. I've gotten it several more times since I first posted. :???:
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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby mojo84 » Wed Oct 28, 2015 11:05 am

Ever since the "migration" or whatever change took place, the site's performance has become much less consistent and stable. Not sure what improvements on the back end were gained but it seems to have diminished the user experience some.

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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby mojo84 » Wed Oct 28, 2015 11:06 am

It took about 15-17 seconds for my previous comment to post.

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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby mojo84 » Wed Oct 28, 2015 11:08 am

It took about 45 seconds for the previous comment to post.

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Postby The Annoyed Man » Wed Oct 28, 2015 11:32 am

mojo84 wrote:It took about 45 seconds for the previous comment to post.

Ditto for me, and then I started getting this:
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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby Oldgringo » Wed Oct 28, 2015 12:02 pm

Well, I'm glad it's not my computer/s or my SuddenDink provider.

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Postby bmwrdr » Wed Oct 28, 2015 12:20 pm

Same here, the main page takes about 20- 30 seconds to load and evry subsequent link/ transaction takes about the same 20 - 30 seconds.
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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby Pariah3j » Wed Oct 28, 2015 12:37 pm

Here I was thinking it was the proxy at work(which may still be a factor) in mine running slow and getting errors.
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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby sugar land dave » Wed Oct 28, 2015 1:14 pm

Is there a possibility of DNS attack from an anti-gun hacker? That would slow or shut down the site.
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Re: The Forum will be down for a software upgrade/migration

Postby Charles L. Cotton » Wed Oct 28, 2015 1:57 pm

I have submitted a support ticket.

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