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Old Mar 22 2006, 08:45 AM   #1
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Thought I'd post as I can't find a thread already started here by anyone else.
AMCF site is down with server trouble, or so JJ has posted over on Pernese Friends.
Been dead for some 12-14 hours.
I tried to get there yesterday with no luck.......
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Old Mar 22 2006, 08:51 AM   #2
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Are you talking about the NKT?
I haven't had any problems going there today.
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Old Mar 22 2006, 09:22 AM   #3
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Yeah, the NKT.
It's been down for most folks, at least from the posts at PF.
Sounds like a router problem then, if you can get there.
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Thought I'd post as I can't find a thread already started here by anyone else.
AMCF site is down with server trouble, or so JJ has posted over on Pernese Friends.
Been dead for some 12-14 hours.
I tried to get there yesterday with no luck.......
Yes, and it still is. Spiff said it's only down for some people, he could get on fine.
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I just read at the NKT that a lot of posts have gone missing, so something weird is definitely going on with some server or router or something.
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I don't think it's a router issue, because I can successfully ping the site even though it fails to load for me. Given that, and the length of time it spends trying to bring up the site (instead of giving a 404 error fairly quickly as it should if the site is unreachable), plus the reports of missing posts, I think something far stranger is going on.
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Okay, I've chatted with an AMCF host now. It's a server issue with their webhost, and they're working on straightening out. It sounds like it could take a few days, though hopefully not.
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Haven't been able to login/load NKT, AMCF whatever since yesterday and still can't.
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That's really odd. I've had no problems.
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I got in fine yesterday and again just now. Though I did wonder if my postcount had gone down or I'd only imagined it went down. Thought maybe some threads got moved.
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It was up for me for a couple hours this morning, but then went down hard and I haven't been able to reach it since. Over at Pernesefriends, there were indications of problems for several hours before I got here, so.... :shrug:

...I guess this means more postings will be here for the next few days
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Old Mar 22 2006, 03:33 PM   #12
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I have had no problems at all getting to the NKT site today, and I have stopped by there frequently today. Since Granath also has no problem I would have guessed it being okay for Europeans to access the site, but then there is the fact that Hans says he can't access it, so that theory isn't any good.

I'm just glad that I can access the NKT site. I mean, only fair considering that not long ago I couldn't access MoM for two days, but nobody else had any problems getting here.
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Old Mar 22 2006, 06:02 PM   #13
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Since Granath also has no problem I would have guessed it being okay for Europeans to access the site, but then there is the fact that Hans says he can't access it, so that theory isn't any good.
I'm from England and it's been down for me, also, since yesterday.
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I haven't been able to get anything other that 5 little green bars and a white page since early yesterday morning. It just hangs there. I have absolutely no idea what's going on but I do know there are a lot of people trying to get in and see if they can find the problem.
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Old Mar 23 2006, 04:46 AM   #15
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You're having problems accessing the front page, am I right? If that's the case, try accessing the forum directly http://annemccaffreyfans.org/forum/index.php
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The problem varies for some, some people can't get in at all, and for that we apologise, we're doing our best to get things sorted out. Some can get in now and then, some don't seem to have any problems at all.

The posts that were lost Tresa, were only an hour or two's worth, I'm not sure of exact times there, so your post count shouldn't have gone down significantly, we haven't lost huge chunks of stuff, just regrettably, a few new posted replies, a poll - though the thread remains, and possibly one or two new threads.
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Old Mar 23 2006, 05:36 AM   #17
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Nope!

I can't get to any part of the site; front page, the forums, the chat, nothing.
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SO glad I use easy passwords.

Can't get to a single bit of it. All I get is a note on the status bar at the bottom that says waiting. Did ths for like 5 hours yesterday without a 404.
Fun huh
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Old Mar 23 2006, 06:23 AM   #19
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All I get is a note on the status bar at the bottom that says waiting.
Same here Plat........whichever browser I try it with (4 to pick from).
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Only two to try here.
But Steve tried and can get to the forum
* @ Steve*
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Weird - I've had no problems getting on the site!
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O good.
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Old Mar 23 2006, 07:34 AM   #23
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From the same computer?
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Nah, from his laptop
*Insert yuppie smilie here*
Dammnit, I miss the KT!
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Nah, from his laptop
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Dammnit, I miss the KT!
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Yupyup! And thank the stars for that
Long time no speak too!
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I was able to get into chat, but nothing else. Just those blasted 4 or 5 bars then absolutley nothing.
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Well I have tried both ways that I have and nothing is coming up for me either. I am so sorry that you have all been locked out for now.

But you can all take this time to come and say HI to all of us that are here.
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Sometimes it takes something bad to get something good going.
I didn't register here until the NKT went missing the last time. So see, maybe all this will just lead to more people noticing this place too.

BTW - I was IM'ing with Lindsey earlier today, and she can't access the NKT too. She lives in the same city as me, so it definitely hasn't got anything to do with geography.
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Default I just was able to get in at Fans.

Interestly, I was also having problems getting into Anne's old site yesterday and this morning. But just now, I had tried it and got in. That's when I discovered the NKT is back up.

coincidence???
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You can get on the NKT now Ryuu? I cannot get on it at home but at work, which is about 1/6 of a mile from here, I can!
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I could access it with no problems a little less than an hour ago, but now the site seems to be down for me too. The KTL seems to be working though, or at least it's not kicking me out.
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FRACK!!!:banghead:

well, it's down again for me

I had a couple of posts in the Spam thread, then crap!

I'm afraid it's going to be yo-yo for several days until the problem's finally fixed *sigh*
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well, it's down again for me

I had a couple of posts in the Spam thread, then crap!

I'm afraid it's going to be yo-yo for several days until the problem's finally fixed *sigh*
At least you GET yoyo, rather than 'Screw you, no way are you going on the site at all'

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The problem varies for some, some people can't get in at all, and for that we apologise, we're doing our best to get things sorted out. Some can get in now and then, some don't seem to have any problems at all.

The posts that were lost Tresa, were only an hour or two's worth, I'm not sure of exact times there, so your post count shouldn't have gone down significantly, we haven't lost huge chunks of stuff, just regrettably, a few new posted replies, a poll - though the thread remains, and possibly one or two new threads.

Found that out when I went in yesterday. I'm not worried, Jax. And I could have just misremembered my post count as I barely look at it. Could well have imagined it was 3 posts higher Tuesday than it was Wednesday.
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Hmm, it's not loading for me today - after 20 minutes.
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Amazing, this highly selective NKT trouble I've seen a lot, I really have, but there are some strange things happening here; well... there as I live a long ways from that server
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It was fine yesterday, and it's dead for me tonight. Just won't load or go to a 404 and admit it's not working.
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Loaded for me yesterday, but not today. Oh well, I have a bunch of editing today and at least one place I am unable to visit.
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