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Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 1:51 pm
  • All,
    So after 3 major outages in the last week, we've decided that we can no longer trust our current server hosting company with our site. So, after today's issues and their inability to fix it, we've had to migrate our site to a local hosting platform (care of Anguish) for the short term until we can get some accounts set up for an enterprise-class host. Here's what that means to you:

    1 - You've probably noticed that any post made after midnight last night is gone. We apologize for this, but we had to get back online with a backup copy, otherwise we may have been done significantly longer.

    2 - The local host we're running on is not the high-power server platform we were on, therefore you may see some slowness during gameday due to the demand on the server. Please be patient for this week as we set the plan for migration permanently.

    3 - Anguish saved our bacon today, and many times before. Most of you have no idea how much work he puts into this site for no money and very little thanks, so I would recommend three cheers for the guy. Without him and his help, we wouldn't be online. period. Oh, and if you live near Portland/Vancouver WA, take the guy out and buy him a beer.

    Sorry for all the hassle, but we're moving to where we will not have lengthy outages with complete idiots for engineers we're reliant on. PM me if you have any questions.
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 1:53 pm
  • Three cheers for Anguish! Huzzah! Huzzah! Huzzah!

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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 2:06 pm
  • Thank you Anguish!
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 2:11 pm
  • Anguish is mannnnnnnnnnnnnnnn
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 2:13 pm
  • Three cheers Anguish. Thanks for stepping in to allow us to argue QBs some more. Hang in there Rock and team. I will get off my duff and donate some jackola to the cause. Will that give me one free lifetime banning of any member of my choosing? j/k (sort of).
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 2:18 pm
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Fri Oct 05, 2012 2:19 pm
  • Thanks a lot Anguish!! Much appreciated from 12's around the globe!
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 2:20 pm
  • Thanks Neil. Seriously. THanks
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 2:21 pm
  • Thanks to both of you guys for making this site what it is. Big thanks to anguish for putting in all the work for no money. I wouldn't do it, I'll tell you that much right now.
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 2:30 pm
  • Thanks Anguish for all your efforts and thank you as well Mark for the explanation.
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Fri Oct 05, 2012 2:34 pm
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Fri Oct 05, 2012 2:46 pm
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 2:57 pm
  • AnguishMode! He just won't let this site go down for good. :)
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 3:07 pm
  • gj guys hope we can get all of this resolved in the short term. i needs me seahawks.net
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 3:12 pm
  • Well I'm embarrassed I always thought it was Neal.

    No matter if its Neil or Neal a big thank you for your tireless work.

    And,,,are you still planning on being in this area this month?

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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 3:18 pm
  • Question: I have to login in every time I enter .net, is that a result of switching hosts?
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 3:35 pm
  • I guess I had more than one reason to be happy i was working all week for a change. I missed most of that. :)

    Many thanks to Anguish for being such a good sport and supporting the site. Good work all. :th2thumbs:

    And thanks for the update.
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 3:37 pm
  • Anguish, i know what is to put in a lot of work because of your passion and desire to be a service to others without getting the recognition of your efforts. You sir have my greatest appreciation and salute.
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 3:51 pm
  • Blitzer88 wrote:Question: I have to login in every time I enter .net, is that a result of switching hosts?



    I've noticed that too so I'm guessing the answer is yes. lol

    Seems like a real imposition doesn't it? Another manner of being spoiled to death. And by the way what was my password again??hahahahaha
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 3:52 pm
  • Bully for you Anguish! :229031_cheers: :bow:
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 5:05 pm
  • Thank you, Anguish!!!

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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 5:30 pm
  • Many thanks Anguish for helping with the current crisis as well as all the stuff you do that doesn't get recognised, I was wondering how I was going to get my next fix after yesterday, that other cheap street junk just doesn't have the same kick as .Net.

    Thanks again !
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 6:30 pm
  • Thanks much Anguish. I don't think may people realise how time-cosuming that sort of work is. Much appreciated!
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 7:21 pm
  • Thanks Sir, you are a gentleman, a saint, and a wizard. (and an enabler!)
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 7:22 pm
  • Thank you Anguish. Seriously. Many of us are completely lost without this place. Being a part of this board is a huge part of the experience in being a Seahawks fan.

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Fri Oct 05, 2012 8:17 pm
  • THANK YOU!!! It wouldn't be .net without people like Anguish. Thanks a million! :th2thumbs:
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 8:17 pm
  • Thank you, Anguish, for feeding my addiction!

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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 9:29 pm
  • Thanks Anguish!
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Fri Oct 05, 2012 11:27 pm
  • Thanks Anguish for saving us a lot of...anguish.
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Sat Oct 06, 2012 5:17 am
  • Anguish,thanks brotha appreciate all your efforts!
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Sat Oct 06, 2012 5:32 am
  • Thanks Neil for all you do.
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Sat Oct 06, 2012 8:08 am
  • Neil, you da man, man :thirishdrinkers: :th2thumbs: :229031_victory: :fam: :icon_jig: :spaz: :thumbup:
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Sat Oct 06, 2012 8:26 am
  • Internet reach around for Anguish!
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Sat Oct 06, 2012 10:36 am
  • Thanks Rock, Neil, Radish and all the others that contribute so much to keeping .net up and running. These guys do all the hard work and time. Money just isn't enough so Cheers!!!!
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Sat Oct 06, 2012 5:08 pm
  • Much appreciation Anguish & Rock!
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Sat Oct 06, 2012 8:14 pm
  • Thanks for all you have been doing, it is much appreciated!
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Sat Oct 06, 2012 8:16 pm
  • SacHawk2.0 wrote:Anguish is mannnnnnnnnnnnnnnn


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Re: Outages, and next steps
Sun Oct 07, 2012 1:47 am
  • Cheers for the good work, Anguish. :)
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Sun Oct 07, 2012 6:29 am
  • Anguish from those of us who use this site as or main source of Seahawk updates and information. Thank you, thank you very much.
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Sun Oct 07, 2012 7:14 am
  • RockHawk wrote:
    3 - Anguish saved our bacon today, and many times before. Most of you have no idea how much work he puts into this site for no money and very little thanks, so I would recommend three cheers for the guy. Without him and his help, we wouldn't be online. period. Oh, and if you live near Portland/Vancouver WA, take the guy out and buy him a beer.



    Come to Axis today and I will take care of that !

    *edit* and thanks again for all the hard work ! :thirishdrinkers:
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Sun Oct 07, 2012 8:10 am
  • m0ng0 wrote:
    RockHawk wrote:
    3 - Anguish saved our bacon today, and many times before. Most of you have no idea how much work he puts into this site for no money and very little thanks, so I would recommend three cheers for the guy. Without him and his help, we wouldn't be online. period. Oh, and if you live near Portland/Vancouver WA, take the guy out and buy him a beer.



    Come to Axis today and I will take care of that !

    *edit* and thanks again for all the hard work ! :thirishdrinkers:


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Re: Outages, and next steps
Sun Oct 07, 2012 8:17 am
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Sun Oct 07, 2012 9:03 am
  • A much deserved thankyou Anguish for sure.
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Sun Oct 07, 2012 11:07 am
  • Thanks much, Anguish.
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Sun Oct 07, 2012 5:40 pm
  • thanx sir!!
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Mon Oct 08, 2012 6:15 am
  • Thank you very much, Anguish! Much appreciated! :th2thumbs:
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Mon Oct 08, 2012 7:34 am
  • Much appreciated! Thank you Anguish! :thirishdrinkers:
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Re: Outages, and next steps
Mon Oct 08, 2012 7:45 am
  • What he does is hard, stressful work.
    I appreciate the effort, the missed sleep, the caffeine highs...

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