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Old 02-11-2014, 05:22 AM
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What's going on over there now? Seems that the web page has expired or there doing some more clean up work since the hack.
Old 02-11-2014, 07:32 AM
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Not shure whats going on with them hope its just a clean up of problems past heck im even getting security certificate on this site
Old 02-11-2014, 08:06 AM
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i'm getting site unavailable
Old 02-11-2014, 08:27 AM
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Yeah, they've been down for at least 6 hours now that I know of. No telling what's going on over there, it could be something like a power outage as that's taken them down before or they're fixing the vBulletin bugs like what this site has.
Old 02-11-2014, 05:50 PM
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Anyone heard an update lately? Keep trying but no luck.
Old 02-11-2014, 06:39 PM
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Not a word. Sometimes Dom will stop in here and let us know what's up. Rum Runner Racing is also down, a FE boat forum site. Both seem to be vBulletin run sites like this place. I know that Jim's has been plagued with a lot of problems for a few months now kind of like this place was last year. A lot of these forum sites use a vBulletins program which is also owned by Internet Brands who now owns this site.
I really don't want to guess any further than that as I could be 180 off. When Jim's or Int'l Waters goes down a lot of their members come over here for their fix. Yeah, I'm getting DT's myself! Usually this site doesn't like to discuss the competition but it's always been a plus for here when things like that do happen.
Some of what I typed above may be more than you're looking for but I thought that I'd throw in the little bit extra that I do know beyond speculation.
Old 02-12-2014, 03:38 AM
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Woke up in a cold sweat not fun DToxing need a jrcbd fix feling the shakes comming on ohhhh no lol
Old 02-12-2014, 07:26 AM
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OK guys, enough with the DT shakes as they're back up! No explanation given yet as to why they were offline. I'm assuming that Jim, Dom or Mike will post something formal on the site later on.
Old 02-13-2014, 07:50 AM
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Wow!
You like living on the edge, don't you Ron? Or is that just the morphine talking...

Originally Posted by Ron Olson View Post
Not a word. Sometimes Dom will stop in here and let us know what's up. Rum Runner Racing is also down, a FE boat forum site. Both seem to be vBulletin run sites like this place. I know that Jim's has been plagued with a lot of problems for a few months now kind of like this place was last year. A lot of these forum sites use a vBulletins program which is also owned by Internet Brands who now owns this site.
I really don't want to guess any further than that as I could be 180 off. When Jim's or Int'l Waters goes down a lot of their members come over here for their fix. Yeah, I'm getting DT's myself! Usually this site doesn't like to discuss the competition but it's always been a plus for here when things like that do happen.
Some of what I typed above may be more than you're looking for but I thought that I'd throw in the little bit extra that I do know beyond speculation.
Old 02-13-2014, 10:02 AM
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The steroids Joe! I was put on those things last week for my pneumonia and have been trippin' my ass off since.
Old 02-14-2014, 10:26 AM
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Ron
Tripping your ..... Off ? ........... hey we can't use that word on Jim's ................ I like RCU more now ... Lol
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Randy, there a primetime rule on this site. There are some words that you can use in here but its the context that matters as if they're OK or not. You can't use them against another member in a bad way for one.
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who cares?
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Old 03-16-2014, 11:53 AM
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More problems over there.
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Yup. down again. It seems like I was on there early this morning and it was OK. They never said what happened the last time they went down.
To get their fix they'll come here or go to MGB.
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I don't recall having this many issues when they were on the other site. vBulletin run site seems to be nothing but a crash waiting to happen. Hacks, uploads, site crashes. I'd rather pay a fee than deal with the constant issues. Some people do a lot of business on Jims both public and private. Seems like it just gets a bandade and rubber band fix. Maybe the next poll should be about paying a fee to move to a more stable secure site.
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Originally Posted by rac01 View Post
I don't recall having this many issues when they were on the other site. vBulletin run site seems to be nothing but a crash waiting to happen. Hacks, uploads, site crashes. I'd rather pay a fee than deal with the constant issues. Some people do a lot of business on Jims both public and private. Seems like it just gets a bandade and rubber band fix. Maybe the next poll should be about paying a fee to move to a more stable secure site.
Rick I sent that Clamp this morning .
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Thank you, I appreciate it.

Rick
Old 03-17-2014, 10:15 AM
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" Maybe the next poll should be about paying a fee to move to a more stable secure site. "

A lot of us HAVE made donations over the years to help make improvements. But the disruptions are more frequent all the time. I don't think it's fair to criticize if you are just a "user" of a free site. For those that have contributed with help, advice, guidance, and the occasional $ contribution, it's still the most valuable resource in the hobby.

Frustrating, all the same!
Old 03-17-2014, 11:10 AM
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Hi guys
perhaps its time for a complete new version of vbulletin to be installed just been looking at it its only $399 sure that wont break the bank and may solve all the issues, just a thought !.
Bob.
PS. even if half the members donated just $1 each it would pay for the software ?.
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Originally Posted by Slow Motion View Post
" Maybe the next poll should be about paying a fee to move to a more stable secure site. "

A lot of us HAVE made donations over the years to help make improvements. But the disruptions are more frequent all the time. I don't think it's fair to criticize if you are just a "user" of a free site. For those that have contributed with help, advice, guidance, and the occasional $ contribution, it's still the most valuable resource in the hobby.

Frustrating, all the same!
Frustrating yes. That's why I've always been a believer of you get what you pay for. That's also why maybe it's time for a small fee.

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Hi guys
perhaps its time for a complete new version of vbulletin to be installed just been looking at it its only $399 sure that wont break the bank and may solve all the issues, just a thought !.
Bob.
PS. even if half the members donated just $1 each it would pay for the software ?.
Do you think it's just the version or the product?
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Hopefully this time it's all come to a head and it will get fixed once and for all.?
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Originally Posted by hendocap View Post
Hopefully this time it's all come to a head and it will get fixed once and for all.?
Hello Tim, this is Mark. Was curious if you got the 106* header dropped at the post office?
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Hello Tim, this is Mark. Was curious if you got the 106* header dropped at the post office?
Yes sir , it's on it way .

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