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Old 02-09-2012, 08:31 PM
Zengi001 Zengi001 is offline
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Question Missing Day

Website working normal now but seems that the last 10-12 hour stuff seems like lost (Uploads, workshops, critiques, etc.)
Is this data permanently lost or recovery process going on?
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Old 02-09-2012, 08:32 PM
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Question Feb. 9th: Today's Outage

Is it only me who sees that all (or almost all - it depends...) today's posts - critiques, Forum messages (especially about the latest problems with TE) - have disappeared?
where are they? Will they be back? What's happened?

one of the examples is here:
http://www.trekearth.com/forums/show...46#post1203746
There were at least 3 (!) posts after mine... where are they?

There was a thread "Critiques error" ( http://www.trekearth.com/forums/showthread.php?t=876258 )... where is it now?
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Old 02-09-2012, 08:36 PM
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Default Today's outage

Hello

There has been a database event, and it is being rebuilt.

As to whether the posts made today can and will be recovered, right now we have to wait and see. But as you can see now, the site is back online and historical data is all viewable.

I'll keep you posted as there is further news from the technical department.

Thank you for your patience today during this long outage, everyone!

Paul
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Old 02-09-2012, 08:38 PM
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Default Feb 9th: Today's outage

Hello

There has been a database event, and it is being rebuilt.

As to whether the posts made today can and will be recovered, right now we have to wait and see. But as you can see now, the site is back online and historical data is all viewable.

I'll keep you posted as there is further news from the technical department.

Thank you for your patience today during this long outage, everyone!

Paul
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Old 02-09-2012, 08:40 PM
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Thanks, Paul... Yes, the site is working now.

but I wonder how many more times and how often will such "events" happen again and again...
This is incredible!
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Old 02-09-2012, 08:51 PM
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Sorry about that Fanni -- I know it's frustrating to lose a bit of data, but it could have been worse.

We're under constant attack from outside sources, and cleaning up after last week's episode has caused a database error that we needed to back-up from, and the backup was from early today; thus the data from then to now has been lost.

It's an unfortunate fact of life: attack/defend, and sometimes the hits hurt.

Paul
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Old 02-09-2012, 08:55 PM
Zengi001 Zengi001 is offline
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Unhappy :(

Bad!
Sorry for the folks whom I gave critiques today, unfortunately i don't remember all the work.. I will try to re-comment as far as I can remember
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Old 02-09-2012, 09:05 PM
jlbrthnn jlbrthnn is offline
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Default Erased photos and critiques!

No end for the problems on TE

Erased photos and critiques!

The photo I posted today, and critiques have disappeared.



Photos et critiques, effacιes

La photo que j'ai postιe aujourd'hui, ainsi que les critiques, ont disparu.
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Old 02-09-2012, 09:07 PM
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Sorry about that Fanni -- I know it's frustrating to lose a bit of data, but it could have been worse.
We're under constant attack from outside sources, and cleaning up after last week's episode has caused a database error that we needed to back-up from, and the backup was from early today; thus the data from then to now has been lost.
Yes, Paul, it is frustrating - but just because the members' efforts and emotions have got sort of "lost"...
I was at work all day and did not come to TE until late evening... but I am concerned about other members' work.

But what I am most of all concerned about is the proper and stable work of the site on the whole!
but, judging by your words, it appears that the attacks are continuing... I wonder why? is it possible to track down the source of these attacks?
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Old 02-09-2012, 09:09 PM
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Bonsoir, Joel!
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No end for the problems on TE
ah, yes

Quote:
Originally Posted by jlbrthnn View Post
Photos et critiques, effacιes
La photo que j'ai postιe aujourd'hui, ainsi que les critiques, ont disparu.
Sans explications de TE!
perhaps you will have to demand an explanation from outside evil hackers....
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