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Old 18th August 2021, 01:19 AM   #121
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Originally Posted by zooterkin View Post
Probably right. The page in question, however, is the International Skeptics page, run by icerat.


Sure. Did you notice he responded to the comment?




(I'm not saying the message on the Facebook page was responsible for the renewal, it may well have already been in hand. just pointing out that it did happen, and icerat saw it.)
All 100% irrelevant. This is probably triggered the renewal:

Originally Posted by Darat View Post
I have a yearly reminder set up for the 14th, when I saw your thread I sent an "early" email to icerat. Don't know if that was what triggered the renewal, icerat or one of his employees could also have a yearly reminder set up.
Remember all of the other systems that exist did not work in previous years and there is nothing to suggest they would have worked this year. Even the post in Facebook was probably triggered by this thread as it was created just after this thread.
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Old 18th August 2021, 11:12 AM   #122
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Originally Posted by zooterkin View Post
Probably right. The page in question, however, is the International Skeptics page, run by icerat
Ah, I didn't even know such a thing existed, I was presuming it was the JREF page.
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Old 18th August 2021, 08:26 PM   #123
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Originally Posted by The Atheist View Post
Ah, I didn't even know such a thing existed, I was presuming it was the JREF page.
It doesn't have a lot of traffic, but icerat has been known to post there about upcoming maintenance and outages.
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Old 4th September 2021, 12:38 AM   #124
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Originally Posted by The Atheist View Post
When I looked at icerat's own FB it looked pretty dead as well.
Very active on Twitter!
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Old 21st September 2021, 10:44 AM   #125
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So how come no one has mentioned the forum was down this morning?

I had with drawl symptoms.
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Old 21st September 2021, 11:08 AM   #126
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So how come no one has mentioned the forum was down this morning?

I had with drawl symptoms.
it was a closed event
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Old 19th August 2022, 05:48 AM   #127
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This time of year seems to be notorious for interrupted service, no doubt. Coincidentally, another event has just passed.
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Old 19th August 2022, 06:42 AM   #128
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Are y'all working on your certificate issue?
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Old 19th August 2022, 09:35 AM   #129
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icerat says the latest outage was due to a problem at the data centre - his email went out as well.
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Old 19th August 2022, 09:35 AM   #130
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Are y'all working on your certificate issue?
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Old 19th August 2022, 10:31 AM   #131
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icerat says the latest outage was due to a problem at the data centre - his email went out as well.

Aliens. Definitely aliens.
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Old 19th August 2022, 01:12 PM   #132
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Thanks for getting the forum back up and running, icerat.
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Old 19th August 2022, 08:11 PM   #133
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Thanks for getting the forum back up and running, icerat.
Seconded.
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Old 19th August 2022, 08:22 PM   #134
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I dunno. Had an awfully productive day yesterday.
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Old 19th August 2022, 08:25 PM   #135
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Sorry, I tried to use the Search Beam a second time before a full minute had passed, and the power went out.
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Sorry, I tried to use the Search Beam a second time before a full minute had passed, and the power went out.
Could've been worse. Could've been a light year.
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Yeah, FB page said bill was paid. Probably just a coincidence this occurs generally at the same time every year.

What is that warm yellow fluid on my back? Oh, it must be raining again.
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Old 20th August 2022, 06:00 PM   #138
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I checked the Whois information during the outage, and it indicated the domain was renewed last month and was good until 2023.

This was something else, I assume just what Icerat reported.
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Old 22nd August 2022, 12:15 AM   #139
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I don't think he'd lie about it.
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Old 25th August 2022, 04:33 PM   #140
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Originally Posted by Darat View Post
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Are y'all working on your certificate issue?
??
I'm also not able to access this site with https, and haven't since I started lurking again for the last week or so. I have to use http.

ETA: Although, the browser bookmark I saved is also http, and that is probably at least a few weeks old. I don't remember when I saved it, but I had to reinstall my operating system a few months ago and started with a fresh set of bookmarks.

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Old 28th August 2022, 09:30 PM   #141
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When you log on to this forum on 15 August 2021 or in 4 days 14 hours 18 minutes from the time of this post you will find the forum is not operational.
 
I am glad its still here!!!!!
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Old 28th August 2022, 11:53 PM   #142
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I am glad its still here!!!!!
I never said what would happen if you waited a few more days. In fact, certain people took note of what I said; got very embarrassed; and then did something about it. They then denied my prediction had anything to do with their actions.
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Old 1st September 2022, 12:09 PM   #143
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And what's the excuse for yesterday's outage?

Power cut?
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Old 1st September 2022, 11:49 PM   #144
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And what's the excuse for yesterday's outage?

Power cut?
One of my posts was moved to AAH. This upset God so badly that it brought down the server the forum is based on. I had to pray to God to allow it to be brought back up.
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