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Old 04-14-2010, 09:08 PM View Post #1 (Link) 3-5 Minute Downtime Tomorrow
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Our webhost (SLhost) recently informed me of the following scheduled maintenance:
SLhost will be performing an electrical systems check. To do this we have scheduled a maintenance window on Thursday, April 15th between 1:00PM and 6:00PM. During this maintenance window, several PDUs and cables will be replaced which will result in approximately 3-5 minute of downtime for some customers. At the same time implementing several additional redundancy features.

We appreciate your patience and understanding as we continue to enhance our services and reliability.
So, YWO will be down for 3-5 minutes tomorrow between 1 and 6 PM (EST, I believe). Probably irrelevant, but if the site doesn't work for you, at least you won't panic.
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Old 04-14-2010, 09:11 PM View Post #2 (Link)
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What the fuck!

I can't live with this now!

Why! Why shaun! This will be the death of me!

I'm leaving.


*this was in all capitals, but it didn't work so I've bold-ed and underlined it just to make it pop*
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Old 04-14-2010, 09:14 PM View Post #3 (Link)
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Goof. Every so often the host does maintenance. The good news is that this maintenance has a great purpose: to protect sites from going down in the event of electrical failure in the servers!
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