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What happened?
« on: 25 January 2017, 16:22:29 »
Two days down, so what happened?
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Re: What happened?
« Reply #1 on: 25 January 2017, 16:35:05 »
That is the million dollar question

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Re: What happened?
« Reply #2 on: 25 January 2017, 17:08:28 »
Sorry, that was me. I slipped on the hamster wheel, and woke up thirty feet away, with a concussion.

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Re: What happened?
« Reply #3 on: 25 January 2017, 17:29:02 »
Tech issues at the backend, is what I've heard. No hacks. (Other than that Kit fella ... nah, less than 15%-20% chance that's not a joke ;) )
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Re: What happened?
« Reply #4 on: 25 January 2017, 17:32:26 »
Well what ever happened, i am just glad its back up.
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Re: What happened?
« Reply #5 on: 25 January 2017, 17:42:07 »
Tech issues at the backend, is what I've heard. No hacks. (Other than that Kit fella ... nah, less than 15%-20% chance that's not a joke ;) )

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Re: What happened?
« Reply #6 on: 25 January 2017, 18:27:04 »
Me after the first day

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Re: What happened?
« Reply #7 on: 26 January 2017, 11:57:43 »
Glad to know I wasn't the only one who experienced this.

I mean, I'm not glad it happened to everyone--just happy that it was actually a real outage and not a location problem.

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Re: What happened?
« Reply #8 on: 26 January 2017, 12:06:20 »
Sorry, that was me. I slipped on the hamster wheel, and woke up thirty feet away, with a concussion.

Keep telling them they need a non-skid liner(or to let me use shoes), but noooo...

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Re: What happened?
« Reply #9 on: 01 February 2017, 17:07:48 »
One thing i would love to know.  WHy is it, if the Forums side of CBT is down, but the main site is up, there can't be some 'message' on the main site saying "Sorry we are down, issue is being worked, please bare with us" or something...  ?
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Re: What happened?
« Reply #10 on: 01 February 2017, 17:16:03 »
One thing i would love to know.  WHy is it, if the Forums side of CBT is down, but the main site is up, there can't be some 'message' on the main site saying "Sorry we are down, issue is being worked, please bare with us" or something...  ?

Because we'd really prefer not to encourage naked surfing of the BT site.

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Re: What happened?
« Reply #11 on: 01 February 2017, 17:22:10 »
Because we'd really prefer not to encourage naked surfing of the BT site.

Speak for yourself.  ^-^
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Re: What happened?
« Reply #12 on: 01 February 2017, 17:34:19 »
Because we'd really prefer not to encourage naked surfing of the BT site.


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Speak for yourself.  ^-^

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Re: What happened?
« Reply #13 on: 01 February 2017, 17:49:25 »
Joking aside, it is a valid suggestion. One that I wholeheartedly agree with. It should also be mentioned on the twitter account. There is no reason that Randall can't mention it.

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Re: What happened?
« Reply #14 on: 01 February 2017, 19:15:17 »
Many-a-time we can't access the backend of the main site when the forums pull the good 'ole 500. But you're right, having a little heads up via the social media streams could be nice.
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Re: What happened?
« Reply #15 on: 05 February 2017, 13:13:05 »
This time around though it wasn't just the BT forums that were down. It was the BT forums, Shadowrun forums, and the main Catalyst website. I didn't try the Leviathans page though. Don't think anyone would have noticed that going down...