Tag Archives: Servers

Rebuilding Our Network – Part 4

I think we are finally done restructuring our entire network (for now). There are a few IPv6 that need to be resolved on our front-ends, but that should really be it for now. I would like to relocate our search daemon and place it on its own dedicated hardware to minimize some of our ongoing issues, but we lack the budget to fulfill that objective. However, there is a possibility of that changing in the future though. We will have to deal with the random service interruptions caused by the search daemon until then.
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Unexpected Backend Downtime

We just had an unexpected downtime due to our database server being inaccessible and unresponsive. It appears that we only lost connectivity with it for approximately an hour so hopefully nothing much happened. Anyway, our system logs doesn’t contain anything that would explain the network inaccessibility, but I will continue to look into the incident.

Server Migration – Part 2: Content Server

We have begun the transferring process of all content to our new content server Flonne. This will take us a very long time to complete so users should expect that content may be unavailable for the time being until it is synced over. Anyway, I won’t be providing a table of what is completely transferred or not since it is automated this time around. However, we will provide an update as to when the entire process is done.
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