Author: squidgie

downtimes

Back Up – PARTIALLY

It came as a surprise that our 10pm estimate for power being back on turned out to be 8:30am.  Everything in the system should be up with the exception of SquidgeWorld Archive.  The server took a hit, and I’m resurrecting it.  Hopefully not more than a few more hours. edit: SquidgeWorld.org is now back up […]

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PNW Storms

Please be aware that those of us in the Pacific Northwest are experiencing sub-freezing temps and sleet/freezing rain.  This can lead to power outages.  And if so, would mean that Squidge.org properties (Mailserver, Image hosting, SquidgeWorld, etc.) could go down without notice.

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Squidge Support Pages

It’s only taken 29 years, but Squidge.org has official support pages now for questions having to do with the website, hosting, and everything in between.  As such, we have implemented links with most of our websites (Images, Hosting, SquidgeWorld, etc.) that link to this new helpdesk system.  You can use it to either ask questions […]

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It’s Time for SquidgeWorld’s Year in Review!

I have to say that this is probably my favorite thing about being a part of Squidge.org and all the various entities. Sure, you can see the growth of fandom spaces and how people are using them – but when it comes to the year in review, this is where you can see the real, […]

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Squidge Images Downtime 1/1/24

We’re starting the New Year off by taking Squidge Images down at 7am Pacific Time, Monday January 1st, 2024. This is to replace the failing drive that occasionally makes the system crash. The backup and restore to a new disk will take a few hours, so we should be back by 12Noon Pacific time as […]

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Squidge Images Downtime

Squidge Image Hosting (https://images.squidge.org) is going down NOW – 12:30 Pacific Time, for about an hour for maintenance. update: The fix wasn’t possible, so we will limp along a few more days until we can get this fixed permanently!

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SquidgeWorld Upgrade

The SquidgeWorld Archive is officially upgraded!  There are still a few bugs we’re squashing, but everything should be up and running.  If you see anything, please let us know.  The official thread for upgrade bugs is here: https://squidgeworld.org/admin_posts/82

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Call for Volunteers

Squidge.org is always looking for volunteers, primarily for tag wrangling.  If you’ve got time to donate, please let us know!

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SquidgeWorld Extended Downtime and Upgrade

Per the post on SquidgeWorld, the SquidgeWorld Archive will be enter extended downtime on Friday, November 24th from 06:00 Pacific (14:00 UTC).  It’s currently not known what time we will be back up, but this will be longer than the current usual 30 minutes Sunday morning maintenance. No other Squidge services will be down.

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Short Downtime

We just experienced a short downtime due to power issues.  Power went out about 4:20pm Pacific and came back at 5:15pm Pacific.  All services should be up and running.  If you see any oddities, please don’t hesitate to let us know!

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