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Server move completed

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  1. W1zzard

    W1zzard Administrator Staff Member

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    We finally completed our server move. The specs of the new server are:
    • Dual Xeon 2.8 GHz, HT & EM64T enabled
    • 2GB Dual Channel DDR2
    • SCSI HDDs
    • 100 MBit connection
    • Fedora Core 4, PHP5, MySQL4

    This should greatly reduce load times. Sorry for the downtime/unreachable problems. If you spot any other issues please let us know immediately.

    We now have an extra server standing around. If you have any suggestions what we should use it for, post here.
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  2. W1zzard

    W1zzard Administrator Staff Member

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    ideas we have right now:

    - free image hosting for people who need a place where to store their images when they want to post them in forums for example
    - free hosting for hardware/gaming related projects
    - re dan's request "is using it for ddos on ppl i dont like legal?" - nope
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    Technology demos,flash games,shockwave games.
    Dunno if the 2nd and 3rd is good buy tech demos would be fine:)
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    Folding :)

    But yes, image hosting sounds like a good idea. Everyone needs image hosting.
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    problem- many of the images that have been attached in the forum have been corrupted in the server move. There is an example of this i nthe AtiTool 0.25B1 thread
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    i think i got most of them fixed this seems to be a known issue with vbulletin/mysql .. it seems some are still broken .. for these i have no idea how they could be fixed.. maybe spread the word in threads where people are experiencing this .. if some really important images need to be recovered post here please and i'll manually copy them over from the old database
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    seems to be fixed now
    thanks
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    W1zzard Administrator Staff Member

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    i was more thinking of something which helps people directly :)
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    Dont worry about fixing the link I posted, I just posted it for an example.
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    What about some game server? Enemy Territory for example...? Maybe not very serviceable, but would be great entertaiment and in contrast for this site and forum.
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    Cant go wrong with a stand-alone BF1942/Desert Combat server :D

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