Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Now Serving...

Indexing the site is done, search function and view your posts feature is back online. We are now efficiently serving over 900 users between GG and YTMD without slowness. My hope is the performance changes we've now done, will make the site load much faster and less glitchy as ever before. As we all know there are times when we've had issues for days, not to mention the last week where everyday was a battle just to view 1 post. I understand and we are trying to minimize downtime and slowness. Hopefully the bulk of the growing pains is over, and we can now enjoy some Gossip. Everyone have a great week and remember to keep on Gossiping!

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Temporary Downtime Explained

We are converting our database to a better structure to help during busy times, (ie: when we have over 700 users on), which is taking a bit longer than expected. As soon as the site comes back up, we will notify via this blog and facebook! FYI. Thanks for your continued support and patience. In the meantime, I've forwarded the site HERE, so you'll know when we are back up!

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Performance Adjustments

We have integrated a new memcache system with the forum in hopes to speed up slow loading times during heavy usage. When we get overloaded by thousands of users we typically used to experience lock ups and/or slow loading pages. Now with the new integration, we should (in theory) no longer have these types of issues. We shall see! Thanks for your patience.