• Fur Affinity Forums are governed by Fur Affinity's Rules and Policies. Links and additional information can be accessed in the Site Information Forum.

2.12.12 - Site Down for Maintence

Summercat

Former Motterator
FA to go down approximately 4:40am Pacific Time, approximately, for at least 6 hours. This is a planned downtime to address from SQL maintenance issues.

Please check here for further updates - if we should become aware it would be longer than 6 hours, we will note so here as soon as as possible.
 

yak

Site Developer
Administrator
Making a database backup.
 

yak

Site Developer
Administrator
Still making a database backup, nearly done.
 

yak

Site Developer
Administrator
Done.
Copying the backup to a safe location and proceeding with the software installation
 

yak

Site Developer
Administrator
Updated the OS and the software on all production servers.
 

Summercat

Former Motterator
Poked the Yak - Approximately halfway through the work being done. Revised estimate for an additional 3 hours, Valve/Furry/Convention Time.
 

yak

Site Developer
Administrator
Importing the database.
 

yak

Site Developer
Administrator
Still importing the database.
 

yak

Site Developer
Administrator
Nearly done importing the database.
 

yak

Site Developer
Administrator
Spoke too soon.
While most of the database - if you count by the number of tables - was imported, about half a dozen tables left to import comprise a larger part, if you count by data volume. We're looking at several more hours here.
 

yak

Site Developer
Administrator
Still here, still importing.
messagecenter_submissions.ibd, 38452M, will you import already.
 

yak

Site Developer
Administrator
Database has been imported and everything looks fine.
Doing a few last checks before bringing FA back online.
 
Last edited:
Top