Site pruning, downtime & changes - Jemsite
Forum Announcements and Member Help Forum announcements or site news is found here. Members can post calls for help regarding forum/site usage only. Please note this forum is not for disussing forum rules, guidelines and/or moderation.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 08-01-2005, 10:15 PM Thread Starter
site founder 0% owner
 
jemsite's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: NJ - USA
Posts: 11,475
Reviews: 1
Site pruning, downtime & changes

OK, the site is back and should be visible worldwide

It was down from Sat. evening until Monday noontime... give or take a few hours due to some DNS changes I made in the meantime.

I am in the process of pruning the database to make the database less difficult to "backup" regularly and "restore" if needed. 900mb text files are unwieldy.

I'm going to be pruning more regularly, but aside from the classifieds, each forum should keep conversations at least 1 year old.

The general classifieds will be pruned to contain 6 months posts and the JEM a bit longer. Older classified ads will be moved to and "archived classifieds" area that is for "site contributors" and "vendors" only.

Vendors also now have a VENDOR tag under. So do "site contributors".

The navigation bar (top menu directly above the sponsor ads) has been tweaked. Addes is a link to the new REVIEWS system where gear can be databased, cataloged and reviewed over time

... glen
jemsite is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Jemsite forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address

IMPORTANT: You will be required to activate your account so please ensure that your email address is correct.

If you do not receive your activation check your spam folder before using the CONTACT US form (at the bottom right of each page).



Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Yesterdays downtime shredlikeninja Forum Announcements and Member Help 7 06-07-2011 10:26 AM
Today's downtime alan_w Forum Announcements and Member Help 1 04-14-2010 06:09 PM
Site downtime shredlikeninja Forum Announcements and Member Help 0 05-04-2009 09:36 AM
site downtime shredlikeninja Forum Announcements and Member Help 0 11-02-2008 08:10 PM
Site downtime due to server upgrade shredlikeninja Forum Announcements and Member Help 2 10-12-2008 12:21 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome