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Re: The time has come...

So are you the Walrus or the Carpenter in this exercise ?
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Re: The time has come...

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So are you the Walrus or the Carpenter in this exercise ?
I cricked my neck as that one flew right over my head!

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Re: The time has come...

Update - I am now planning to start work (and likely disruption) on Thursday (6th July) PM. I will provide details of a social media link where I will post updates if there is prolonged down time..

These days our dedicated server also hosts dpnow.com and fourthirds-user.com so they will also be disrupted.

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Re: The time has come...

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I cricked my neck as that one flew right over my head!

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Oh dear... and you quoted it as well... and its quite relevant

http://www.jabberwocky.com/carroll/walrus.html

"from Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There, 1872"

Surely what we do as photographers is look through "looking glasses" and record what we "find" there

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Re: The time has come...

I may criticise some aspects of the Forum, but I Salute you for donating your time and dedication. As most of us know, critical system updates usually take >x3+ times longer than you hope.
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Re: The time has come...

Hope all goes well hope to see you on the other side.

If we lose the gallery does that mean shots from it used in threads will disappear?

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Hope all goes well hope to see you on the other side.

If we lose the gallery does that mean shots from it used in threads will disappear?

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No, that shouldn't be a problem.

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Re: The time has come...

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No, that shouldn't be a problem.

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Isn't that what the captain of the Titanic said when he first heard reports of icebergs ahead?

Seriously, Ian, I hope it all goes as smoothly as possible. Good luck.
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Re: The time has come...

Somehow missed this thread, god luck with the challenge!

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Re: The time has come...

Well I've got my fingers crossed anyway so it should be ok
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Re: The time has come...

Hope it all works out ok for you and us !
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Re: The time has come...

OK, no drama just yet - I am now discussing server upgrade options with my hosting company.

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Re: The time has come...

Looks like we'll be moving to a new cloud server - faster, more disk capacity, and cheaper!

I just need to work out if the move should happen first or if we should do the OS changes first - or maybe do them all at the same time.

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Looks like we'll be moving to a new cloud server - faster, more disk capacity, and cheaper!

I just need to work out if the move should happen first or if we should do the OS changes first - or maybe do them all at the same time.

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Re: The time has come...

Either move first or do both. No point in doing an OS upgrade first as you could destroy a working system. My thoughts buts its your call as you are at the sharp end and I have every faith that you will do your best. Thanks Ian.
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