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Got this MSG just now

Discussion in 'Website Help, Feedback & Suggestions' started by Berkeley_Eagle, Apr 26, 2012.

  1. Berkeley_Eagle

    Berkeley_Eagle Current Status: 24/7 Manly Fan 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    The maximum server load limit has been reached. Please check back later once the server is less busy.
     
  2. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    It is as it says. The server was overloaded, should have eased somewhat now
     
  3. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Basically the system is set to reject additional connections if server load reaches a certain threshold. That threshold was met for some reason earlier, but I will need to review the logs in detail to try to figure out what was causing the load. I may increase this threshhold a little too
     
  4. The Eagle

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    Why in the **** does the computer version sign me out almost constantly but i never have to sign in on the phone?
     
  5. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    That is an issue I just have never ever been able to fix no matter how hard I try.

    I am seeing out the year with this software for both the front and back-end parts of the site then migrating us to another software that should see an end to both issues
     
  6. The Eagle

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    The smartphone software is better than the pc software?

    That is a little weird to me
     
  7. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    No they are themes, but the smartphone one does not use a dual login system, it's a direct login
     
  8. globaleagle

    globaleagle Où est mon chapeau Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    That's happened twice to me over the last 2 days....but only on the occasional thread.

    I doubt the server should be overloaded at 3am (in the morning lol) unless that's when Mr D downloads all his 'prOn'.

    :)
     
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  9. Dan

    Dan Administrator Staff Member Administrator 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    We run a lot of cleanup scripts at about that time. The system works on cleaning up old threads and doing other work. That is probably what is happening.

    I also installed xcache yesterday which may add to the issue.

    See this thread
    http://forums.silvertails.net/Thread-Silvertails-Updates-and-geeky-stuff

    I am working on changes to the site starting well yesterday. Once I have completed all of these changes I am going to be re-launching the site and moving us onto a partial cloud system which will take a lot of load and heavy work from our server and place it elsewhere. This should be good for us.

    The entire re-write is going to clean up the site significantly and make us hopefully more lightweight.
     

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