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Site going down for maintenance

Postby Phade » Thu Mar 04, 2004 9:18 pm

Hey,

The site will be going down for a little bit for some maintenance. We're going to move the database to what will be the new home of the site. We're going from a dual Xeon w/512M RAM box to a dual Opteron w/8G RAM. That should help with site performance.

Downtime should be minimal (hopefully). We will need to shove the database over, re-point the database connection, and then restart. I'll let you know when we're done.

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Postby Seijin_Dinger » Thu Mar 04, 2004 10:14 pm

*drools at the new computer and wonders how well it would run Avid*

Good luck with the move Phade
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Postby Phade » Thu Mar 04, 2004 10:18 pm

Hey,

Database move is now complete. Site move will now commence, but should be transparent.

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Enjoy the new server

Postby derobert » Thu Mar 04, 2004 10:23 pm

While it'll still probably need some tuning --- and we certainly need to tune the site code a lot --- this server should be much, much faster!

Have fun! And thank you everyone who has donated and paid for the new server.
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Postby Zarxrax » Thu Mar 04, 2004 10:29 pm

Site seems to be loading faster now :)

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Postby Phade » Thu Mar 04, 2004 10:32 pm

Hey,

Zarxrax wrote:Site seems to be loading faster now :)

That's great news, especially considering that the web server is in Texas and the database server is in Maryland! When they web server gets moved over, there should be even greater performance. :-)

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Postby Satomi » Thu Mar 04, 2004 11:03 pm

Is the site still down or am I just having some log in troubles?
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Postby Pwolf » Thu Mar 04, 2004 11:44 pm

yea i'm having login probs also... forum works... but the main site isn't working right...


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Postby vyper28 » Fri Mar 05, 2004 12:10 am

well im gonna sit here crying until its back up... :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry:
need AMV's. gahhhh *starts pulling out hair* gahhhh *starts shaking* gahhh *starts picking at his arms* gahh :cry: gasp gasp. deep breathes... we can do this, yess we can do it. me and the voices that have started in my head since the site went down, we can do it. GAHHH *passes out*
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Postby Corran » Fri Mar 05, 2004 12:50 am

for some reason http://www.animemusicvideos.org/phpBB/index.php does not currently work but http://www.animemusicvideos.org/phpBB/ does :P anyways. I can't wait for the entire move to complete. You can already see a difference.

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Postby Jonathan02us » Fri Mar 05, 2004 1:38 am

Maybe thats why i cant log in either ... :? ... well i hope its fixed soon... good luck Phade in the move ... im sure it will be all good ... ;)
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Postby Kai Stromler » Fri Mar 05, 2004 1:42 am

I dropped something in the mod box about this...it's a cookie typing issue, a string is being generated where the current code wants a long int. The new server explains it, probably isn't 100% configured right yet.

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Postby gundamzuki » Fri Mar 05, 2004 3:46 am

May the login problems be solved soon. I want to see that 10 000th vid.

And congrats to Phade et. al. for reaching this benchmark, and innumerable thanks for making it possible. I really should donate. I'm such a leach... :oops: :roll:
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Postby Pwolf » Fri Mar 05, 2004 3:52 am

if you click the "Rember me" box it works...



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Can't log on

Postby mniceguy04 » Fri Mar 05, 2004 8:00 am

Hey Phade, u probably got an email from me about login on.Since I know that u'r moving the site,now I know why.I was worried for a moment there :roll: .AnywayI hope the site gets back to normal soon.


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