Excessive Slowness

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VideoGameCritic
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Excessive Slowness

Postby VideoGameCritic » April 10th, 2015, 9:39 pm

Today the boards were so slow basically nobody could get in. I
It was like the site was being hammered.

I took some actions and the activity has subsided. Frankly I don't know if my actions really helped or the condition subsided on its own.

Anyway I guess these are some of the challenges we're going to face.
Hopefully things will settle down in the coming days and weeks!

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txsizzler
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Re: Excessive Slowness

Postby txsizzler » April 12th, 2015, 9:00 am

Well, I know as of this morning, they are still dirt slow. Surprising, given its a Sunday morning. I wouldn't think the site's traffic would be that high at this time.

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Re: Excessive Slowness

Postby BlasteroidAli » April 12th, 2015, 10:12 am

For the first in ages the board has not been in slow mo mode for me.

This is coming from London.

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Rev
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Re: Excessive Slowness

Postby Rev » April 12th, 2015, 11:44 am

I've noticed that the boards will be fine for five minutes, than slow for another five, and it keeps going back and forth. I usually run through the five stages of grief during my login sessions on the forum. Okay... It''s not that bad, lol. I usually open a second tab on my Firefox and browse other things while I wait for the pages to load. Hopefully, it gets fixed with an update.

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Re: Excessive Slowness

Postby Gentlegamer » April 12th, 2015, 11:48 am

Is it all the spam bots trying to get through?


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