USMB connectivity issues today???

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  1. Conservative
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    Anyone else having all kinds of issues connecting today? About 5 times I've lost connectivity to the board, getting the message below in the browser...


    Database error
    The database has encountered a problem.
    Please try the following:

    Load the page again by clicking the Refresh button in your web browser.
    Open the www.usmessageboard.com home page, then try to open another page.
    Click the Back button to try another link.

    The www.usmessageboard.com forum technical staff have been notified of the error, though you may contact them if the problem persists.

    We apologise for any inconvenience.
     
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    Yes, I have been having problems as well. Earlier today there was a message about upgrading the software.

    Seems like the upgrade has some problems.

    Immie
     
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    The administrators have been upgrading the software. Sorry for all the confusion, but it is temporary.
     
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    I have found it to be a lot slower today and I'm using my new PC with a i5 processor!
     
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    Must be progressive software then. It is new, but doesn't work as well or really fix anything.
     
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    Didn't you know it is the best thing since Microsoft Bob?

    Immie
     
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    Need me to talk any of the Admin off the ledge?
     
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    10-second wait between "new post" searches has now been extended to 30 seconds.

    Guess we gotta leave lotsa bandwidth for the spiders and spambots to suck up! :razz:
     
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    I'm finding that annoying, but then if it helps to speed up the system, I suppose I can live with it.

    Immie
     

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