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Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

Today we are planning to update our PHP system on the server. We think our PHP applications should work normally, with only some minor exceptions, but you never know until it's done!

Therefore, I can only apologise in advance if the update does cause problems and so inconveniences everyone here. We will of course work as fast as possible to correct any problems.

I will post any status news on Twitter:

http://twitter.com/egroupuk

Fingers crossed!

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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

The update has completed and the one application I suspected would be problematical is our gallery, which is running on a very old code base. Am working now to fix this. The gallery seems navigable but there are loads of warning messages.

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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

FTU is rather more affected by the update, unfortunately!

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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

Thanks for all your hard work. For myself, I'll just sleep on it & maybe when I wake you'll have it all sorted (hopefully).

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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

Thanks hope all goes well will check back later.
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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

Ian,
Just in case you haven't already spotted this issue - I'just clicked "Like" on a post and this appeared below the post:-
Deprecated: Assigning the return value of new by reference is deprecated in /home/egroup/public_html/forum/includes/init.php on line 55

Deprecated: Assigning the return value of new by reference is deprecated in /home/egroup/public_html/forum/includes/init.php on line 107

Deprecated: Assigning the return value of new by reference is deprecated in /home/egroup/public_html/forum/includes/init.php on line 111

Deprecated: Assigning the return value of new by reference is deprecated in /home/egroup/public_html/forum/includes/init.php on line 119

Deprecated: Assigning the return value of new by reference is deprecated in /home/egroup/public_html/forum/includes/init.php on line 130

Deprecated: Assigning the return value of new by reference is deprecated in /home/egroup/public_html/forum/includes/init.php on line 134

Deprecated: Assigning the return value of new by reference is deprecated in /home/egroup/public_html/forum/includes/init.php on line 142

Deprecated: Assigning the return value of new by reference is deprecated in /home/egroup/public_html/forum/includes/init.php on line 211

Deprecated: Assigning the return value of new by reference is deprecated in /home/egroup/public_html/forum/includes/init.php on line 389

Deprecated: Assigning the return value of new by reference is deprecated in /home/egroup/public_html/forum/includes/class_core.php on line 2552
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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

Yes we know all about that thanks.

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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

In case things are proving difficult, Ian, I thought I'd just say how much we appreciate all the hard work you put in on this site.

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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

No problems with either site, thanks
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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

Went in this morning, went in this evening, didn't notice anything amiss. Must be all that hard work you are putting in Ian. Thanks.
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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

Am making steady but slow progress - the 'deprecated' errors now mostly fixed. Lots of editing of php code - rather tedious!

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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

I get the depreciation error at the top of the gallery pages.
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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

We are also updating some other programs so there may well be some bumps along the way but in the mean time any unusual behaviour on the site, could you please alert me to it?

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Re: Server software update - potential disruption, unfortunately!

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I get the depreciation error at the top of the gallery pages.
That should have stopped now?

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Am making steady but slow progress - the 'deprecated' errors now mostly fixed. Lots of editing of php code - rather tedious!

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