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post #1 of 28 (permalink) Old 01-02-2008, 10:23 PM
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Glad to see its up, but...

so much has been lost :(

how often do you backup Admin?
 
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post #2 of 28 (permalink) Old 01-02-2008, 10:25 PM
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The host does daily... lessons learned. i'll do my own backup daily now as well
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post #3 of 28 (permalink) Old 01-02-2008, 10:49 PM
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damn, this really sucks. any word from the host on possible causes?

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post #4 of 28 (permalink) Old 01-02-2008, 11:31 PM
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The server had an issue with HD space .. and for whatever reason it deleted all of the posts in the database.. odd to say the least.. but it is what it is.. so I guess we're starting from scratch!

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post #5 of 28 (permalink) Old 01-03-2008, 12:33 AM
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Damn! I was proud of my 125 posts. Good to see it's back up again though.

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post #7 of 28 (permalink) Old 01-03-2008, 02:50 AM
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hey admin are you planning on getting rid of the rest of the threads that are empty or are you gunna leave them as is?

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post #8 of 28 (permalink) Old 01-03-2008, 04:25 AM
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I'm glad I've already done all my upgrades. Wouldn't have made it without this site. Now it's all gone...

...bummer.

And I'm a newbie again...sheesh...


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post #9 of 28 (permalink) Old 01-03-2008, 04:31 AM
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Major bummer! All that time and effort, lost :(



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post #10 of 28 (permalink) Old 01-03-2008, 04:39 AM
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Its just the posts and post counts that were lost....We still have the site and the people that make this site great ;)

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