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  1. Lucky13

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    How do we prevent this from happening in the future?
     
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    Statistics,
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    How many of these are ex-spammers?
     
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    It is hard to say since we have no idea what happened in the first place.
     
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    Bill said that there were about 30 spammers on all at once Tuesday morning, I guess they crashed it.
     
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    Get Horse more involved.

    We are still trying to get some changes done. We mods/admin need some control like we used to have.
     
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    Clearly need that control back again. Damn the spammers if it was them.
     
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    Chris, did Horse get it running again or did the internet gremlins go away and it came back online?

    I sure hope it was Horse......kinda worried about the guy
     
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    If you want Control, I'll ask my wife to get involved! She teaches K thru 3!
    Ooooo, don't tell her I said that.
     
  10. Lucky13

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    Said what mate?

    True, honestly worried about the guy, hope that he's ok!
     
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    Good job getting the forums up and running again guys. :thumbup:


    Wheels
     
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    I wonder, if this forum was like some others that a password would have to be cleared, and returned to the registered email address Before the person can post???? Just wondrin out loud.
     
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    Just a question, guys. Does anyone know which search modus this forum is using? If it's using the internal indexing, there is a possibillity that the index has become too large, crashing the forum. The current problem with search however seems to indicate an external indexer being used (solr?)
     
  14. GrauGeist

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    an error report of 127.0.0.1:3312 indicates a server socket failure...with that high of a number, is the server running out of memory?

    I'm not a pro with server-side scripting and database support, but that just had me wondering
     
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    Ok, which of you guys broke the internet????????
     
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    pen, paper and snailmail.......
     
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    Perhaps we should let the general membership know that there is a facebook group they can rally to in the event this happens again (not saying it will, but you and I both know better)

    Maybe post the facebook info in the News section of the forum?
     
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    I'm not on Facebook, but that is a pretty good idea. I do not recall the forum ever being down as long as this past one.
     
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    #19 Marcel, Jul 21, 2013
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    no Dave, it means that it looking for a service on the local host which is listening to port 3312. The portnumber has nothing to do with memory. This service could be a solr server or the like that indexes all the data on the website and provides a search engine. But I'm not sure in this case.
     
  20. GrauGeist

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    Ahh...gotcha

    The bulk of my knowledge on such things is terribly outdated or doesn't extend to the dark mysteries of server stuff...lol
     
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