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Exclamation Four Thirds User - currently being operated on!

FTU's bowels are being operated on at the moment!

So please don't be too concerned at all sorts of worrying errors if you try to visit the site.

We know all about it.

I hope to report a return to some kind of normality after the successful implementation of upgrades soon!

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Re: Four Thirds User - currently being operated on!

Thanks go Ian!

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Re: Four Thirds User - currently being operated on!

Some good news - the forum at FTU is now back up and as you will see it's all-new.

Basically it's still a work in progress and there may well be interruptions and bugs to fix in the coming days but we're now making progress!

Work on FTU will eventually be applied to this site and the forum at dpnow.com.

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Re: Four Thirds User - currently being operated on!

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Some good news - the forum at FTU is now back up and as you will see it's all-new.

Basically it's still a work in progress and there may well be interruptions and bugs to fix in the coming days but we're now making progress!

Work on FTU will eventually be applied to this site and the forum at dpnow.com.

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Very impressive.
Please be aware that the forum there is currently in its most basic form and once we are finished with it, it will look quite different

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Re: Four Thirds User - currently being operated on!

Looking good to start with Ian.

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Re: Four Thirds User - currently being operated on!

TapaTalk has been re-enabled though of course, the forum is no smartphone and tablet friendly all by itself.

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Re: Four Thirds User - currently being operated on!

Is the sister forum down? Seems to be redirecting to advertisement sites
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Is the sister forum down? Seems to be redirecting to advertisement sites
Correct Henry. It seems to have suffered a hacker attack. No doubt all will be well again eventually. We live in hopes


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Re: Four Thirds User - currently being operated on!

OK - looking at this - thanks for the heads-up.

Ian

PS We have just updated a lot of the server OS for FTU, so I will be very disappointed if it's malware; more likely to be a config problem.
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Re: Four Thirds User - currently being operated on!

It's in the process of being resolved - an embarrassing double-whammy; the domain expired yesterday but I didn't see any reminders, plus, the credit card on the account had also expired! D'oh!

It should be back a soon - though DNS server propagation can vary.

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It's in the process of being resolved - an embarrassing double-whammy; the domain expired yesterday but I didn't see any reminders, plus, the credit card on the account had also expired! D'oh!

It should be back a soon - though DNS server propagation can vary.

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It's been featuring pornographic video games most of the day, in vivid detail, so the current offerings being displayed, re- the domain expiry, are probably an improvement

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It's been featuring pornographic video games most of the day, in vivid detail, so the current offerings being displayed, re- the domain expiry, are probably an improvement

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I will raise that with my Web Hosting company as the domain name is registered with them so I guess that the redirection of expired domains is down to them. Liquid Web is a very good company so what you say does surprise me!

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