Tag: Updates

Now working on Forum Upgrade

Wish us luck! 🙂

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Forum Upgrade planned for Tue 4 May 2010

This Tue, 4 May, I am planning to upgrade the forum software to the current version of phpBB3. As in previous upgrades, you can expect: 1. us to backup the entire database the night before the upgrade — when the

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Forumosa’s Blog now tweets!

Look out for Blog posts on our Twitter account – twitter.com/forumosa

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Upgrading to the latest phpBB

Hi folks I’m upgrading the forums to the latest version of phpBB3. If there are any major problems along the way, I may ask our web host to restore the latest 24 hour back up of our website. This means

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Restoring to back up and then will try again tonight

“I didn’t fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong” – Benjamin Franklin My latest attempt to upgrade the software didn’t work. I have asked the good folks at HostExpress to restore the site to our

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I took the website offline this morning around 6am (Shanghai/Taipei time) and have temporarily switched it back on for testing. Part 1 of the 2-part software upgrade seems to be stable. I’ve tested posting and replying, as well as PMing

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We are down for the day

I’m sorry, folks, but our upgrade did not go well. We are going to roll back the site 24 hours and then try the upgrade again next week. I’m sorry for the inconvenience gus.

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Group Colors have been switched on

This morning, I went to each ‘user group’ on Forumosa and made the group colors the “default colors” for the Forumosa names of its members. Some people are members of more than one group, so I started setting name colors

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