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Offline Brass_Machine

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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #25 on: January 17, 2013, 08:35:25 AM »
Fixed now, sorry again, I forgot to tell Arnold the Db password.... and I was cream crackered yesterday so had sodded off to bed by the time MEM had died. Again.
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Arnold??  :zap:
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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #26 on: January 17, 2013, 11:37:26 AM »
Fixed now, sorry again, I forgot to tell Arnold the Db password.... and I was cream crackered yesterday so had sodded off to bed by the time MEM had died. Again.
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Arnold??  :zap:

Arnold? Eric? Fred? Is that me? Hello? Anyone there? <fiddle>  :zap:

Sorry, I may be confusing me with someone else....

Today, _everything_ has gone wrong, I even managed to totally zap my laptop harddrive, which I didn't realise until I rebooted and it wouldn't come back up  :bugeye:

2 days work down the river  :Doh:
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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #27 on: January 17, 2013, 09:33:11 PM »
Hi Pete,

You're probably right, but for the time being, I am quite happy to take on the burden. Once the site has been stable for a while, we'll re-evaluate costs.

To give you some idea, the plan I'm looking at costs 210 for 5 years... that's about 81p a week... hardly worth dipping into anyone else's pocket for that little; plus knowing the generosity of the model engineering guys, I reckon we'd end up so far in surplus we'd have a big pile of cash washing around with nothing to do.... IMHO that's too big a risk to take with other people's money.

Fair enough mate but don't be afaid to ask if it gets dearer (as things seem to do) I see your point though the option is there.
Pete

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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #28 on: January 26, 2013, 05:28:19 PM »
Here we go again? down since about 3 PM EST.  Is this the changeover or is it just me?

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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #29 on: January 26, 2013, 05:40:03 PM »
Not just you Jerry, me too.  Or maybe it's just us.

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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #30 on: January 26, 2013, 05:44:51 PM »
Nope, not just you two, ... Deaded itself here too .
 
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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #31 on: January 26, 2013, 05:47:04 PM »
Donald Ducked this end as well
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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #32 on: January 26, 2013, 06:03:59 PM »
Wasn't working for me earlier but seems to be ok now.

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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #33 on: January 26, 2013, 06:57:52 PM »
The server continues to prove troublesome.

I now have some webspace to move the site onto, going to give it a go next week.

Unfortunately, I was out all day hence the long downtime, it's back now.
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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #34 on: January 26, 2013, 06:59:17 PM »
I was out most of the day as well... had no idea it was down.
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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #35 on: January 31, 2013, 10:57:04 AM »
Broke again? :Doh: :dremel: :zap:

Have you tried turning it off.................... and back on again :lol:
I'll get me coat...

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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #36 on: January 31, 2013, 03:40:24 PM »
Honestly, this bl**dy server, if it was a physical machine I would take great pleasure in smashing it into a million pieces with a hammer (after moving the forum off it of course!)

Trying to fix it *again* now.
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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #37 on: February 25, 2015, 10:43:04 AM »
:doh: MEM is down can anyone else get it to load?

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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #38 on: February 25, 2015, 10:56:39 AM »
:doh: MEM is down can anyone else get it to load?

Jo

Sorry Jo, It is down here as well.  :D :D

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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #39 on: February 25, 2015, 11:52:48 AM »
Down for me too :scratch:


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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #40 on: February 25, 2015, 11:56:18 AM »
All.

The web host for MEM is under DDOS attack - currently all the Linux Shared Platform where MEM is hosted is down...  We'll just have to wait for them to sort it out  :coffee:.

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First Reported: Wednesday 25th February at 15:26

We are experiencing issues on our shared services due to a DDOS attack on our network.

The servers are running and all customer sites and VPS products are present and accessible however the attack may produce very slow response times. If you are experiencing this please refresh your page and try again.

Our engineers have been working on restoring service to full access since the issues first developed and should have this resolved soon.

We will keep this page posted with ongoing updates


Update 15:36
Our Linux Shared Platform is currently offline while we isolate the attack, so websites and FTP will be unavailable.

Other platforms and services are up and running, but will be experiencing slower speeds.

If any customers experience time-outs connecting to email, please do not reset your email passwords. The error will most likely be due to time-outs connecting to the mail platforms due to the attack, so wait until the all-clear before changing settings.

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Update 16:00

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Re: Problems with Model Engine Maker site?
« Reply #41 on: February 26, 2015, 06:50:01 AM »
MEM is back  :D

Jo
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