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General => Site news & bright ideas => Topic started by: ...joe on 30 March 2005, 15:21

Title: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: ...joe on 30 March 2005, 15:21
as above really, is it my computer or the sites server thats making it so sloooooooow?
thae page keeps giving me this message when i try to move around the site:

Connection Problems
Sorry, SMF was unable to connect to the database. This may be caused by the server being busy. Please try again later.

is this something to do with my computer?

cheers
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: Dinky on 30 March 2005, 16:45
Ive been gettin it too Joe...probs John tryin to play with his comp again! :rolleyes: :grin:
Been ok (touch wood) since ive came home. :undecided:

Dinx :kiss:
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: Rain on 30 March 2005, 17:15
ive always had errors on here but only once in a blue moon think its just too many ppl refreshing at same time :P
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: Horney on 30 March 2005, 17:20
YEah I'm having probs to. Probably too many people attacking the database server at the same time.
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: mrwotto on 30 March 2005, 20:43
I get it from time to time, think its due to the server being busy or something
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: mix on 31 March 2005, 12:01
hey, guess what. . . . . i get it too, and its always when you are away from the comp getting a tea........(which dinx has yet to make. . . .)
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: jv on 31 March 2005, 13:04
the forum performance has been a bit bad the last couple of days but it is also the busiest it ever has been. the total online, new posts etc are all at record figures for March. the domain golfgtiforum.co.uk will have generated over a million page views in a month for the first time ever  :shocked:
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: mrwotto on 31 March 2005, 13:12
1 millions page hits  :shocked: , bet that eats up the bandwidth

Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: Horney on 31 March 2005, 13:19
Coool you must be well chuffed Jv.
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: topher on 31 March 2005, 13:25
im getting the connection error on every click today :undecided: never seems to happen when i'm at home though!
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: mrwotto on 31 March 2005, 13:27
I have noticed that toph, I only get the error messages when I am at work :confused:
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: jv on 31 March 2005, 13:28
As of just now, 15.51Gb data transferred in March  :shocked:

Busiest time is usually now - lunch time dub surfers
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: redcarboy on 31 March 2005, 13:59
Connection Problems yo
Sorry, Some mo fo  was unable to connect to the database. This may be caused by the Pimp my site guys being busy. Please try again later. :undecided:

1 Million page hits..  :shocked::cool:
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: jv on 31 March 2005, 14:03
lol, there's an idea, change the error message...  :tongue:
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: mix on 31 March 2005, 15:52
:cool: thats a lot a hits!!!!

must be bruised and battered :grin:
Title: Re: why do i keep getting this message?
Post by: ...joe on 31 March 2005, 17:29
"1 million dollars!!!" sorry dr evil moment there, 1 million hits, shows you must be doing something right jv :wink: