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Forum maintenace today - site offline

Discussion in 'Site Feedback & Support' started by RaceDepartment, Nov 3, 2011.

  1. RaceDepartment

    RaceDepartment
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    The forums will be offline from 12:45 GMT to approximately 13:45 GMT today for a forum software upgrade.
    • vBulletin will be upgraded from version 4.1.5 to 4.1.7
    • Bugfixes and changelog will follow after the upgrade
    Sorry for the inconvenience
     
  2. Francesco Huber

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  3. blinkyboy00

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  4. Bram Hengeveld

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    Can you guys try a hard refresh please? ctrl f5
     
  5. Dave Stephenson

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    As Bram said above, though I beleive its shift+F5 if your a chrome user.

    I'm unable to reproduce the issue here atm.
     
  6. Georgios Davakos

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    I tryed hard refresh but I keep having the same problem as blinkyboy00.
     
  7. Francesco Huber

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    I delete cookies from RD, refresh F5 (Firefox 7.0.1), restart mx PC - same Problem
     
  8. Daniel Ciglar

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    I am having the same issue with opening the Official PS3 F1 2011 League, no problems with doing so at the XBOX 360 or PC League, but the PS3 league is not working, I keep being redirected to the main forum part.
     
  9. Pascal Herbig

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    I also cannot get to the rFactor Subforum... very strange.
     
  10. Ivo Simons

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    Forum is crazy slow. Not sure if thats related to the upgrade. :)
     
  11. Bram Hengeveld

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    When we have migrated to a new server and setup everything correctly I am going on a month holiday. Getting grey hairs really!
     
  12. Doug62

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    Hi Bram. Admin.
    The site was down for maintenance. But now the link to rFactor forums is bringing me back to the front page. I've tried other forums and they load fine. Can get to the rFactor forum by clicking on the last post but when I click on rFactor at the top of the page it takes me back to Forum page again.

    I'm using Firefox. Any ideas?

    Just used Explorer and had no issues getting into the rFactor forums. Still not with Firefox.
     
  13. Bram Hengeveld

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    Most likely a caching issue in Firefox since the latest upgrade. Hard refresh should work or try to logout and login again please :)

    Hopefully these issues are gone very soon!
     
  14. Doug62

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    I logged out. Left the site and been on other sites. Came back here, Logged in and it still want allow access to rFactor forums. It's only this forum. I can access rF2, iRacng, and other forums just not rFactor. What do you mean by Hard refresh?
     
  15. Indrek Maeots

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    Cant go to ps3 league,everything els works fine and i use IE and logged out and nothing new,same,main forum page
     
  16. Daniel Ciglar

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    I am using firefox, and as Indrek I cannot access the PS3-League, it is a mess. I mean Indrek and myself, we are members of this league, we have to get access without being redirected to the main forum page. Please do something about that and keep us informed, that's the least you can do!
     
  17. Francesco Huber

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  18. Nikola Andric

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    I'm also having issues with getting into certain forum, as F1 2011 for example. By the way, I use Firefox.
     
  19. Dave Begley

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    press ctrl and F5 together. That will refresh the cache.
     
  20. Ivo Simons

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    Forum feels faster again atm. :)