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Old 01-17-2008, 09:43 PM #1
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Hey everyone

The site was down for a few days because the perl scripts were overloading the server. godaddy suspended the account. it was causing other users on the same shared hosting server to have problems. i had to switch to a new host, and i had to download all the data and reupload it again . restoring from previous backup would have meant losing some data, so i decided to take the extra time to redownload everything

attachments are still down. i need to reupload them , its about 2gb of data. but i decided its ok to ahve the site up its just you wolnt be able to see things that were previously uploaded by people.

i spent at least 18 hours working on all of this. i will continue to do everything i can to help the site, backup the data, take advice on new features, and monitor the site for spam/etc.

if you notice ANY problems with the site please let me know by either PM or this thread.

Note: i removed the recent posts thing on the bottom of the site b/c i think that might have been putting too much load on the server. its possible it will be back but for now im removing it.

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Thanks cold. I know we all appreciate being back home.

I had the exact same thing happen to me with a forum I ran. They claimed it was the search script causing the overload so they shut down my forum, fortunately they did not shut down the rest of my website. Needless to say, I changed hosting companies that same day... ;D
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Thanks cold. I know we all appreciate being back home.
My sentiments exactly. Thanx for all the hard work!
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yeah its great to see that everything is still here.
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Thanks for all the effort and attention you put into keeping this resource available! Glad you're back!

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thanks so much for the support everyone!! if you have any issues with the site not working properly please PM me

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Another thanks here. There are other sites out there but none like LPF.
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When will all the attachment be put back on the forum???
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still uploading attachments, its going to be a while prob over 12 hours

i have over 1.5gb to upload and my up speed is only like 50kb a sec
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Awesome, I was waiting for you to put it back online.

I say you disable attachments. We have imageshack and other sites to upload picts and videos on.
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Cool, thinks for getting it back up.

Lets hope it wasnt my fault this happened :-[ i suggested more recent posts at the bottom and i hope that isint what caused it :-[

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thx for the quick work cold
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Thanks c0ld!!!
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Thanks for getting the site back up, cold!

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I agree!

I had to bug the folks I remembered from here on another forum because I thought the lawyers gotcha. :P

Glad to see LPF running again and thanks for all the hard work Avery!

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