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Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby Annapurna » Tue Jan 26, 2010 12:03 pm

Just wanted to tell you guys that I couldn't access neither Dhammawheel nor Dharmawheel from 8 to almost 12 pm European time.

I could access all other fora and everything else.

I was quite alerted, needless to say.

Any idea what was wrong?

Ty,

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby Bhikkhu Pesala » Tue Jan 26, 2010 12:17 pm

Annabel wrote:Any idea what was wrong?

Nothing was wrong. Unstable, unreliable conditions were behaving according to their expected nature.
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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby Annapurna » Tue Jan 26, 2010 12:59 pm

Ah. I'm glad the site didn't hacked. I thought it may be valuable information, since before E sangha went down, it had short prior disappearances too.

I'm no computer specialist, so pardon my ignorance...
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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby Paul Davy » Tue Jan 26, 2010 9:52 pm

Greetings Annabel,

I believe the server was being rebooted. If you're a member of "Dhamma Wheel on Facebook" on Facebook, then there was a link posted to the hosting provider's run-sheet of events.

We endeavour to use that group as an information source if/when Dhamma Wheel or Dharma Wheel are ever down for decent amounts of time, so as to keep members informed.

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby Annapurna » Tue Jan 26, 2010 9:58 pm

Thanks, Retro.

I'm not on facebook... :?
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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby bodom » Tue Jan 26, 2010 10:15 pm

It seems Dharmawheel is down now, I keep getting a general error message.

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby Paul Davy » Tue Jan 26, 2010 10:17 pm

Greetings Bodom,

bodom wrote:It seems Dharmawheel is down now, I keep getting a general error message.

:anjali:


Seems to be working for me.

:shrug:

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby bodom » Tue Jan 26, 2010 10:29 pm

retrofuturist wrote:Greetings Bodom,

bodom wrote:It seems Dharmawheel is down now, I keep getting a general error message.

:anjali:


Seems to be working for me.

:shrug:

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Hmmm strange ive been getting that same message all day.

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby BlackBird » Tue Jan 26, 2010 10:31 pm

bodom wrote:It seems Dharmawheel is down now, I keep getting a general error message.

:anjali:


Ah, but if it's down, then how are you and I posting ;)

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby bodom » Tue Jan 26, 2010 10:31 pm

Oh i see now it was the bookmark i had it saved under.

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby bodom » Tue Jan 26, 2010 10:33 pm

BlackBird wrote:
bodom wrote:It seems Dharmawheel is down now, I keep getting a general error message.

:anjali:


Ah, but if it's down, then how are you and I posting ;)

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lol sorry i was talking about the sister site DHARMAwheel. The little r next to the m does make it hard to read differently.

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby Paul Davy » Tue Jan 26, 2010 10:34 pm

Greetings Jack,

I suspect he was referring to Dharma Wheel...

http://www.dharmawheel.net/

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby BlackBird » Tue Jan 26, 2010 10:37 pm

Oh, hehe
"For a disciple who has conviction in the Teacher's message & lives to penetrate it, what accords with the Dhamma is this:
'The Blessed One is the Teacher, I am a disciple. He is the one who knows, not I." - MN. 70 Kitagiri Sutta

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby David N. Snyder » Tue Jan 26, 2010 10:39 pm

Yes, it was the server being rebooted. Here are links to updates:

http://www.webhostingbuzz.com/forum/ss6 ... eboot.html

And if you don't bookmark this and can't get here in the future when DW is down, go to the facebook group page:

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=9 ... 623&ref=nf

You don't need to be a member of facebook to see the wall posts or links.

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby Annapurna » Tue Jan 26, 2010 11:21 pm

What is done when rebooting, please?

Data shrunk?
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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby Paul Davy » Tue Jan 26, 2010 11:24 pm

Greetings Annabel,

Annabel wrote:What is done when rebooting, please?


Turning it off, and turning it back on.

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Postby Annapurna » Tue Jan 26, 2010 11:35 pm

Oh! Aha... :thinking:
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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby Paul Davy » Tue Jan 26, 2010 11:36 pm

Greetings Anna,

Annabel wrote:And how does that help with too much data?


It can help with memory issues sometimes... but as for a proper technical explanation, the limits of my knowledge have been reached. :tongue:

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby David N. Snyder » Wed Mar 17, 2010 9:01 pm

The web hoster / server was down for a few hours earlier today. Here is the web hosting forum where updates can be found:

http://www.webhostingbuzz.com/forum/ss6 ... lanta-nap/

Dhamma Wheel on facebook will also have updates, as needed as to the status of Dhamma Wheel.

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=9 ... 623&ref=nf

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Re: Dhmmawheel was down the whole morning here

Postby BubbaBuddhist » Wed Mar 17, 2010 9:19 pm

Hee hee, addicts. :tongue:

How are you with strong black coffee? Now when THAT runs out, there's somethin to worry about. :coffee:

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