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ZombieBerry 01-16-2014 05:17 PM

Site going down?
 
Is the site having problems? I have been getting Database errors when I try to login.

Escorts 01-16-2014 11:48 PM

Re: Site going down?
 
Yes.

NJBlackBerry 01-17-2014 01:38 AM

Re: Site going down?
 
Perhaps "Tom" could answer the question.

stevetaz 01-19-2014 09:47 AM

Re: Site going down?
 
I suppose he could answer it if he chooses to. Was down, came back briefly and went down again for at least two or three more days.

Hmmmm....

NJBlackBerry 01-19-2014 10:26 AM

Re: Site going down?
 
Last Visit - October 27, 2013

Wonder if he even knew (or cared) that it was down.

Oh well.

Dubdub 01-19-2014 11:13 AM

Re: Site going down?
 
Who is Tom?

John Clark 01-19-2014 11:18 AM

Re: Site going down?
 
He only knew because I finally told him after it was down for four days with the database error. Now it keeps going down and won't even ping. He says they did "unscheduled upgrade" and now it keeps going down. I think eventually it will go down and never come back.

ZombieBerry 01-19-2014 04:27 PM

Re: Site going down?
 
Well, that sucks. Tom is the owner.

John Clark 01-19-2014 05:27 PM

Re: Site going down?
 
Supposedly a corrupted registry on the server was the problem and it has been rebuilt. Hopefully it stays up.

tsac 01-19-2014 06:35 PM

Re: Site going down?
 
I'm sure a lot of people missed the site. Hope it is fixed

fourstringfuror 01-19-2014 10:38 PM

Re: Site going down?
 
Oh Tom, you slay me. Don't even know/care when your own site goes down.

rambo47 01-19-2014 11:51 PM

Re: Site going down?
 
Today is the first day in a week at least that I am able to get this site. I was having withdrawal symptoms.

stevetaz 01-20-2014 06:39 AM

Re: Site going down?
 
Hard to believe Tom had to be told by someone the site was down. I thought site owners have alerts in place that notify you when a site crashes or goes off line. I suppose that is true only if you choose to.....

fourstringfuror 01-21-2014 10:50 AM

Re: Site going down?
 
Has anyone actually seen Tom? Do we know Tom is real?

John Clark 01-21-2014 10:53 AM

Re: Site going down?
 
JSanders and I have met him. He's real. He's a nice guy but obviously has many other things he cares more about than this forum. He does still pay to have it hosted. Google checks must be enough to keep it running.

aiharkness 02-01-2014 07:48 AM

Re: Site going down?
 
Wow. I figured gone for good this last time.

fourstringfuror 02-01-2014 10:23 AM

Re: Site going down?
 
Don't hold your breath!
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tsac 02-01-2014 01:39 PM

Re: Site going down?
 
If this site is hosted by a commercial company then there is no reason for it to be down unless modifications are being made causing this. But John Clark indicates it is hosted.
So maybe Tom does the work on his own.

John Clark 02-02-2014 09:52 PM

Re: Site going down?
 
He says it is with a hosting company. This kind of thing has always been a problem. BlackBerryFAQ is gone because he said the hosting company just took it down without notifying him.

ZombieBerry 02-02-2014 10:03 PM

Re: Site going down?
 
It could have happened, I have had some weird experiences with various hosting companies over the years.


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