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Update: Planned Forum Outage - Weekend 17th - 19th June

Discussion in 'Diabetes Soapbox - Have Your Say' started by DCUKMod, Jun 15, 2017.

  1. DCUKMod

    DCUKMod · Moderator
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    The purpose of this thread is to inform all members that the Forum will be rebooted some time this weekend. During that process, the forum will be unavailable.

    As you would expect, the forum will be restarted as quickly as possible, but please bear with us whilst we undertake this necessary process.

    For those who have experienced slower than usual response times today, and/or yesterday, it is hoped the reboot will re-establish normal speeds.

    Thanks in anticipation.

    Edited to update the reboot date.
     
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    #1 DCUKMod, Jun 15, 2017 at 6:41 PM
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  2. ally1

    ally1 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Thank you for the planned work update
     
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  3. bulkbiker

    bulkbiker Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for letting us know.. and hope all goes smoothly.. oddly I haven't noticed any slowing of the forum today...it must be on its best behaviour...
     
  4. carol43

    carol43 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    That's for the info.
     
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    walnut_face Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Bump!
     
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    AM1874 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Thanks .. FWIW, I have found it almost impossible to get aboard this afternoon / evening
     
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    Tipetoo Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Hmmm! I was hoping we were getting a change of server.

    There are to many times outs with the one we have at present.
     
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  8. Lamont D

    Lamont D Reactive hypoglycemia · Expert

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    Not to worry, I'll be asleep hopefully!
     
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  9. chris lowe

    chris lowe · Oracle

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    Does this mean the notifications will be back?
     
  10. DCUKMod

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    Apologies folks. The planned work last night could not take place. It has been rescheduled for sometime over the weekend. At this stage, I am unable to be more specific than that.

    Should the forum go down for a period, please be patient.

    I will update the thread again where possible.
     
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    Squire Fulwood Type 2 · Expert

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    Can you send me a Home Help, I won't be able to cope.
     
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  12. DCUKMod

    DCUKMod · Moderator
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    Aaaaaw Squire. I've just had an update to let me know the techies expect the forum will be down under 30 minutes. Perhaps that just offers up time to make a cup of tea and a comfort break.
     
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    Guys - I've just had an update from the techies. It is anticipated the reboot process should take under 30 minutes, but please be patient.
     
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    Gabebd1985 Type 1 · Member

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    I assume a clean reset, wonder what time this weekend.
     
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  15. ickihun

    ickihun Type 2 · Expert

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    Has it been done now, anyone know?
     
  16. Tipetoo

    Tipetoo Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    The admins are still divining the tea leaves to find the most auspicious time to "restart". :meh:
     
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    leslie10152 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    All good.
     
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